ROY, CecileIt is with deep sorrow that the Roy family announces her death, which occurred on Monday, June 23, 2014 at the age of 74 years. Daughter of the late Omer and late Yvonne (née Lalonde) Asselin. Loving wife of Gérald ‘’Gerry’’ Roy of Val Caron. Dear mother of Luc (Carole) of Hanmer, Gaston (Lynn) of Sudbury, Chantal (Hugues) of St. Jacques, NB, and Josée Bérubé (Daniel) of Ajax. She will live on in the memories of her grandchildren: Justin, Benoit, Isabelle, Mathieu, Danielle, Danika, Vincent, Sophie, Alexandre, Olivier, Ethan, and Stéfan. Sister of late Delphé Asselin (late Jeanne), late Guy Asselin (late Rollande), late Louis Asselin (Laurie) of Sudbury, and Marie Gagnon (Raymond) of Saskatoon, SK. This great lady of faith gave 50 years as organist at the parish of St. Charles Borromée (weddings, funerals, Sunday Mass, etc.). Also, for 35 wonderful years, she taught in the Sudbury Catholic School Board in St. Charles. In addition, Cécile always accompanied her Gerry in the group, Roy and Friends. Finally, she always had a great time playing cards and watching the Montreal Canadiens. Sincere thanks to Dr. Bakker and the staff of Health Sciences North and Vale Hospice for all the good care. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Cooperative Funeral Home in Sudbury on Wednesday, June 25, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. & 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and on Thursday, June 26, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Saint-Jean-de-Brébeuf church in Sudbury on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. As per Cécile’s wishes, in lieu of flowers, donations (by cheque only) to the Canadian Liver Foundation can be made.

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