The family announces with great sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 at the age of 66 years. Beloved and devoted husband of Jacqueline (née Raymond) Poitras. Son of the late Louis and of the late Noëlla (née Guillemette) Poitras. Loving father of Angèle Morin (Ron), Rachelle McGlade (Rick), Louis Poitras (Jen) all of Sudbury and Michel Poitras (Jen) of Ottawa. Dear brother of Richard Poitras (Nicole) of Montreal. Cherished grandfather of Patrick, Nicholas, Katie, Hannah, Brett, Jenna, Emily and William. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury on Thursday, February 27th, 2014 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Friday at 10 a.m. at L’Annonciation Church, Sudbury. In lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to the Northern Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.