Succumb to his death in Sudbury, after a hard fight with cancer, on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at the age of 83years. Beloved husband of 57 years of Denise (née Baronette) Vaillancourt. Son of the late Sinai Vaillancourt and late Bertha (née Ellis) Vaillancourt. Loving father of Angèle, Clement (Dana) and predeceased by his son Robert (Sandra) and daughter Helene (Sean). Dear brother of Remi (Jacqueline), François (Rita), Pierre (Françoise) and predeceased by his brothers Jean (Rhea), Paul (Claire) and his sister Gilberte (Johnny). Cherished Pépère of many grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He will be remembered for being the best Pépère and Dad ever! Per Marcel’s request, there will be no visitations. A funeral service will be held Monday, September 3, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St-Bartholemew’s Church, Levack. Donations (by cheque only) to the Northern Cancer Foundation would be greatly appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the Cooperative Funeral Home, Chelmsford.