It is with sorrow that the family announces her death in Sudbury at Maison Vale Hospice, Thursday July 5, 2012 at the age of 62 years. Daughter of the late Roland Tardif and late Marie-Anna Tardif (née Bouchard). Beloved wife of Michel Lafrance of Sudbury. Loving mother of Myriam Lafrance, Mariana Lafrance and Mathieu Lafrance. Monique was a massage therapist. At Monique’s request there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 2 p.m. at the Radisson Hotel. Arrangements entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Sudbury. Donations (by cheque only) to the Maison Vale Hospice would be greatly appreciated.