It is with great sorrow that the family announces his death in Sudbury on Friday, June 1, 2012 at the age of 83 years. Son of the late Bernard and late Marie-Louise (née Champagne) Mathieu. Husband of the late Marielle Mathieu (née St-Germain). Loving father of Daniel Mathieu (Susan), Joanne Mathieu both of Hanmer, Suzanne Salemink (Shane) of Sudbury and Richard Mathieu (Sheryl) of Winnipeg. Dear brother of Doretha Fortin (Alfred), Thérèse Massé (late Jean), SR.Fleurette Mathieu S.S.C.M., Paulin Mathieu (Blanche), Huguette Lacharité (Marcel), Jacqueline Cloutier (Marius), Simone Mathieu, Gaston Mathieu (Hélène), André Mathieu (Louiselle), Edith Bolduc (Michel) all of Québec and Henri-Louis Mathieu (Irène) of Gogama. Predeceased by his brothers; Dominique Mathieu (Lucienne) of Québec) and Victor Mathieu. Lovingly remembered by his grandchildren; Ryan (Melissa), Kevin, Chantal(Darren), Paul (Justy), Erika, Nikki (Jonathan), Windstar, Karl and Jordan. Sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and by his friend Therron Frasier. In keeping with Émilien’s wishes there will be no visitation. A celebration of his life will be held for the family at a later date. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Hanmer. Donations (by cheque only) to the Maison Vale Hospice are greatly appreciated.