The family announces with sorrow her passing in Foleyet on Friday, September 27th, 2013 at the age of 82 years. Wife of the late Nick Slywchuk and of the late Aldège Bélanger. Daughter of the late Camille and of the late Yvonne (née Savard) Lafortune. Loving mother of Robert Bélanger (Joanne), Lisette Robert (Gaston), Joanne Lecompte (Leonard), Gisèle Paradis (Paul), Michel Bélanger (Caroline), Elliot Bélanger (Lorraine) all of Sudbury, Suzette Charbonneau (late Bob) of Timmins and Carole Bélanger (Roger McFadden) of Stroud. Dear sister of Robert Lafortune, Bella Labelle, Lily Lalonde, Armande Brennan, Andrée Edgar, Jacques Lafortune and Joffre Lafortune. Predeceased by many brothers and sisters. Sadly missed by 20 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Lovingly remembered by many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. “Chère maman, merci de m’avoir donné la vie, de m’avoir protégé, bercé, consolé, encouragé et de tout simplement de m’avoir aimé. Maman tu seras dans notre Coeur pour toujours.” The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd East, Sudbury on Tuesday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:30 p.m. Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. at St-Jean-de-Brébeuf Church, Sudbury. Donations (by cheque only) to the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.