Cormier, Edmond John Barry, “Barry the Bear”


Barry CormierSuddenly at Ottawa General Hospital on Sunday January 11, 2015, in his 72nd year, with his daughter Sylvie by his side.

Loving husband of 50 years to Flora Cormier. Lovingly remembered by his children; Edmond (Jeanine Dubois), Sylvie (Winston) Collins, Daniel (Sogna), Mirjam (Joseph) Sharpe and Barry Jr. (Melanie). Papa of Elisha (Matt) Collins, Justine (Troy) Sharpe, Regis Dubois, Brandon Collins, Jamie (Brandon) Sharpe, Rejean Dubois and Nathanial Cormier. Great Papa of Myah Sharpe, Dakotia Collins, Mason Davies and Dashton Collins. Predeceased by his siblings Robert (Theresa) Cormier and Miriam Cormier. Uncle to many nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank the Ottawa Paramedics, Ottawa General Hospital and the Staff at O’Sullivan Funeral Home for arranging to have Barry brought back to the Sault so quickly.

Family and friends may call at O’Sullivan Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (corner of Cathcart & St. James St.’s) Thursday January 15, 2015 from 11am until time of Celebration of Life in the chapel at 2pm, with Rev. Don McDonald officiating. Interment to follow.

Memorial donations to the March of Dimes or The Sault Ste. Marie Soup Kitchen would be greatly appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 215 St. James St, 705-759-8456.

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