The family announces with sorrow his passing in Blind River on Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at the age of 82 years. Son of the late Joseph and the late Elenor (nee Paradis) Simoneau. Beloved husband of Tina Simoneau of Blind River. Survived by his children Andre, Colette, Daniel, Suzanne and Michel. Loving stepfather of John (Pearl) Murphy and Walter (Liz) Murphy. Dear brother of Theresa (late Robert Chartrand), Cecile (Omer) Lavigne, Norman (Gisèle) Simoneau and Roger (Betty) Simoneau. Sadly missed by his grandchildren Byron, Bill and by his great-grandchildren Tristyn, Avery and Norah. At Paul’s request, there will be no visitation or service. Funeral arrangements entrusted to the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, Sudbury.