It is with great sorrow that the family announces his passing in Sudbury at Health Sciences North on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the age of 68 years. Son of the late Edouard and of the late Adélina (née Legault) Labelle. Beloved husband of Georgette (née Portelance). Loving father of Jean-Marc (Roxanne), Laurier (Michelle) and Eric (Josée). Dear brother of Lionel (Reina), Georges (Carmen), Alex (Yvette), Desneiges Mageau (late Guy) and Alma Vis (John). Predeceased by his brothers and his sister; Oscar (survived by Agnes), Raymond (survived by Jeanne D’Arc), Florian (survived by Lise), Edgar (survived by Florence) and Gabrielle Ménard (late Rhéal). Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his grandchildren, Sylvain, Justin, Patrick, Josée, Stéphanie, Chantal, Emilie and Sara. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 4570 St-Joseph, Hanmer, Wednesday, September 5, 2012 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 at the Ste-Marguerite d’Youville Church, Val Thérèse. Donations (by cheque only) to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

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