The family announces with sorrow, his death in Sudbury, Thursday, June 21, 2012  at the age of 84 years.  Son of the late Paul Sabourin and the late Régina (née Giroux) Sabourin.  Beloved husband of the late Monica (née Bourcier) Sabourin.  Loving father of Claudette Trottier (Jacques) of Azilda, Linda Carrière (Robert) of Sudbury, Colette Layman (Kerry) of Eganville, Nicole Sabourin and Marc Sabourin (Natalie) both of Hanmer and Michel Sabourin of France.  Dear brother of Odélide (feu Hector Jones), Léo (Helen) Sabourin, Rita (feu Johnny Bernatchez) and Germaine (Raymond Lacroix).   Cherished grandfather of  Mireille Roy (Martin), Chantale Caruso (David), Joël Trottier (Krissy), Matthew Carrière (Valerie), Céline Peacock (Brendan), Derek Layman, Brandon Layman, Stéphanie Sabourin and Gabrielle Sabourin.  Great grand-father of Sienna, late Adelle, Dominic and Austin.  Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews.  The family wishes to thank the 2nd  floor staff of Extendicare York for their exceptional care and a special thank you to Mary Ann for her compassion.  The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4570 St-Joseph St., HANMER, Monday from 2-5 and 7-9:30 p.m.  Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in St-Jacques Church, Hanmer.  Donations (by cheque only) to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario would be greatly appreciated.

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