It is with great sorrow that the family announces his passing in Sudbury on December 12, 2013 at the age of 81. Predeceased by his first wife Yolande (Larivière), Beloved husband to Carmen (Boucher) Gauvreau- Grandbois. Loving father to Marie-Paule Campeau (Jacques), Gérard (Jeanette), Robert (Yvette), André (Cindy) Daniel (Giselle), Stéphane Gauvreau (Charise). Predeceased by his sister Monique Charette (Roger) and his brothers Gilles (Claire) and Jean- Marie (Marie-Anne). Survived by his sister Marguerite Charlebois (Gérard). He will be missed by 16 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Jean-Paul was known to be a loving compassionate person that showed us great guidance. His laughter and sense of humor will be cherished forever in our memories, thank you for the time you gave us. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME Lasalle Blvd. on Tuesday, December 17th, 2013 from 2-5 and 7-9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 18th, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at St Dominique Church (1241 Diane St., S., Sudbury, ON P3A 4H4. Donations (by cheque only) to Maison Vale Hospice or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.