It is with sorrow that the family announces the peaceful passing of Marie-Thérèse Piché Bertrand (née Brisson) in Penetanguishene on Monday, December 3rd, 2012 at the age of 82 years. Daughter of the Late Jean-Baptiste (Johnny) and the Late Dorina Paquette. Loving mother of Louise Daoust (André), Richard Piché (Brenda), Jeannine Piché (René), Royal Piché (Sue) and Céline Desroches (David). Cherished grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Jean (Ti-John) and Rita. Predeceased by her siblings; Ovila, Yvonne, Léo-Paul, Lucille, Jeannette and Gérard. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home, 4691 R. R. 15, Chelmsford, Friday, December 7th 2012 from 1-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, December 8th, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Church, Chelmsford. The family wishes to thank the staff of the Georgian Bay General Hospital for their excellent palliative care. In lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to the Georgian Bay General Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 760, Midland ON L4R 4P4 (Telephone 705-526-1300 ext. 3138), would be greatly appreciated by the family. For more information contact 705-566-2100. Condolences may also be sent by e-mail at www.cooperativefuneraire.ca.