The family announces with sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Thursday, June 5th, 2014 at the age of 59 years. Son of the late Robert and of the late Lina (née Gervais) Lavallee. Father of Lena Brown (Kevin) of London and Brian of Alberta. Dear brother of Allen (Sue) of Capreol, David (Cécile) of Hanmer, Claire Renaud (Gilbert) of St-Charles, Murlen Comeau (Norm) of Holland Landing and Gloria Lavallee (friend Marcel) of Sturgeon Falls. Predeceased by his brothers and sisters Robert, Lyle, Clayton, Wayne, Irène Riberdy, Roberta Moreau and Ina Dorion. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4570 St-Joseph St., Hanmer, Friday, June 20th, 2014 from 1 to 4 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 4 p.m. in the funeral home Chapel. Donations (by cheque only) to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be appreciated.