The family announces with great sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at the age of 64 years. Husband of the late Denise (née Joubert) Simard. Loving son of Albert and Yvonne (née Brosseau) Simard. Beloved father of Éric (Angèle) and Alain Simard (Natalie). Dear brother of Ronald (Madeleine), Suzanne Bradley (André), Rachelle Larcher (Jean-Paul) and Denis (Carmen). Cherished grandfather of Nicholas, Elisa, Jérémy, Zavier and Audrey. Cherished companion of Huguette Patoine. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd, on Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 from 7-9 p.m. and on Thursday, November 13th, 2014from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Prayers to follow at 11: 30 a.m. As expressions of sympathy, donations (by cheque only) to the Terry Fox Foundation would be appreciated.