Passed away, his loving family at his side, Tuesday, January 6 2015 à the age of 88 years. Son of the late Aristide and Évangeline (née Lefebvre) Rodrigue. Husband of the late Huguette Rodrigue (née Castonguay). Loving father of Lionel « Chico » Rodrigue (Lorraine Marcotte), Yvan Rodrigue (Lyse Godin), Estelle Lalonde (Mike) and Louise Wilson (Jeff). Predeceased by his son Gaston. Dear brother of Claire Rodrigue (friend René Vermette), Marcel Rodrigue (Claire), Roger Rodrigue (late Gabrielle, friend Jeannine), Monique Bidal (Jacques) and Raymond Rodrigue (Monique). Predeceased by his sisters and brothers, Sister Lucienne, Roland (late Lorraine), Adrien « Tikit » (late Eva & Huguette), Clément « Tizou » (late Gisèle), Jean (late Jeannette) and Yvette Champagne (Albert). Lovingly remembered by his grand-children, Paul Nathalie, Vicki-Anne, Éric, Patrick , Stéphanie and his great-grand-children, Adrianna, Sébastien, Zakary, Elisa, Sofia, Alex, Hunter and Félixe. The family expresses its heartfelt appreciation to the nurses and the staff at St-Gabriel’s Villa for the kind and compassionate care given to Ernest. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4691, R R 15, Chelmsford, Friday evening from 7-9:30 p.m. and Saturday after 10:00 a.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in St-Joseph’s Church, Chelmsford. Donations (by cheque only) to St-Joseph’s Church Renovation Fund would be greatly appreciated.