The family announces with great sorrow his passing in Sudbury on Monday, May 26th, 2014 at the age of 81 years. Husband of the late Carmen (née Noël) Tardif. Beloved father of Jean-Guy Tardif (Christine), Carole Bérubé (Gaston), Michel Tardif, Monique Tardif and Charles Tardif. Cherished grandfather of Shelly, Patrick, Nicole, Angela, Desiré and Destiny. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd, Sudbury on Thursday, May 29th, 2014 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9:30 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 10 a.m. in the funeral home Chapel. As expressions of sympathy, donations (by cheque only) to the Kidney Foundation would be appreciated.