The family announces with sorrow his death in Sudbury, October 14, 2012 at the age of 72 years. Beloved husband of Lorraine (née Prieur) Rocheleau. Son of the late Charles Edward Rocheleau and Elian (née Lafond) Rocheleau. Loving father of Louise (Michel) Quesnel and Donald Rocheleau (Lorraine Gosselin).   Dear brother of  Gérard (Claudette), predeceased by Gilles (Fernande), Michael (Lorraine), Robert (Annette), Shirley (Robert Legault) and by sister-in-law Françoise Sauvé (Raymond) all from Sudbury.   Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Richard, Rachelle, Michelle, Mélanie and his great-grandchildren Cody, Savanna and Zacharie. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and loving friends. Jean-Claude was the founder of Sudbury Iron and Copper Limited.  He retired in 2007 and spent his time enjoying God’s Country.  Thank you to the nurses at Health Sciences North Emergency department and also the Chemo and Radiation staff.  A special thank you to Dr. Luison and Bayshore nurses.  The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 222 Lasalle Blvd., Sudbury, Thursday, October 18, 2012 from 2-5 and 7-9:30 p.m.  A funeral service will be held Friday, October 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. in the Cooperative Funeral Home Chapel, Sudbury.  Donations (by cheque only) to the Northern Cancer Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

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