The family announces with sorrow her passing in Sudbury on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 at the age of 72 years. Beloved wife of Jean-Marc Lagacé of Chelmsford. Daughter of the late Emile and the late Germaine (née Lamarche) Gauthier. Loving mother of Denis (Darlene Everard) of Sudbury, Gilles (Noella) and Diane Vachon (Ronald) both of Chelmsford and Louise Dugas (John Luttrell) of Onaping. Dear sister of Ronald (Joanne) of Toronto and Reina Baptist (Eric) of Timmins. Predeceased by her brother Jean Claude (Delia of Timmins) and by her sisters Annette Guindon and Aline Beaulieu. Cherished grandmother of Natalie, Luc, Jesse, François, Jason, Julie, Philippe and great-grandmother of Travis and Brielle. Denise was a founding member of the Chelmsford Library. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4691 RR 15, Chelmsford on Sunday, October 6th, 2013 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:30 p.m. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday at 11 a.m. at St-Joseph Church, Chelmsford. Donations (by cheque only) to the Northern Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.