It is with great sorrow that the family announces her passing on Saturday, November 15th, 2014 in Sudbury at the age of 80 years. Daughter of the late Eugène and Edourdina (née Beauparlant) Bédard. Predeceased by her husband Alfred Joncas. Loving mother of Denis (Rachelle), Ron (Brenda), Mike and Pierrette Bell (Norm). Cherished grandmother of Chantal, Nathalie, Julie, André, Melissa, Jessica, Michelle, Jordan, Robert, Ritchie, Rodney, Angèle, Paul and late Rhyan. Great-grandmother of Chardonnay, Jonathan, Destany, Kendra, Aria, Tori and Jett. Dear sister of Lucille, Edna, Bernadette, Paulette, Jeanne D’Arc and Pierrette. Predeceased by her siblings; Rhéal, Gabrielle, Ferdinand, Roland, Aimé, Eugène and Simone. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 4691 R.R. 15, Chelmsford on Thursday, November 20th, 2014 from 2-5 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 5 p.m. in the Chapel. Donations can be made (by cheque only) to the Kidney Foundation.