The family announces with great sorrow his passing on Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at the age of 81 years. Beloved husband of Irène (née Paquette) Lachapelle. Son of the late Zéphirin and of the late Christina (née Pitre) Lachapelle. Loving father of Colette (Richard) Thibert of Chelmsford, Lise Beaudry of Garson and Lynn (Steve) Speck of Sudbury. Cherished beau pepère of Luc, Anne, Christine, Daniel and Stéphanie. Dear brother of Léonie Castonguay (late Tyne), Gérard (Lucille), Hector (Hélène). Predeceased by his brothers Léo (late Jeanne), Aimé (late Rita), Rhéaume (late Lucille), Henri (Gloria), Joseph (Thérèse), Rosario and by his sisters Marie-Ange (late Onis), Alma (late Urbain) and Jeanne (late Rhéal). The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle blvd., Sudbury on Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. The funeral home will be open Wednesday morning at 9 a.m. for the public.Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the Notre-Dame du Rosaire church in Blezard Valley. In lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to the Maison Vale Hospice would be greatly appreciated.