Peacefully at the Algoma Residential Community Hospice (ARCH) on Sunday, December 20, 2015 at the age of 72.

Loving father of Line Stephenson (Ted), Nathalie and Eric Belanger. Cherished Grandpa of Shannon Peterson (Marc), James, Cynthia Brocklebank (Ryan), Vaughn and Alexis. Great Grandpa of Easton. Dear brother of Eliane Duguay (late Paul), Gisèle Larivière (late Fortunat), late Jean-Paul (Huguette), Jean-Marc (Yvonne), Jean-Guy (Gaetane) and Réjeanne Belanger. Remembered by Rita Normand Ladouceur (Gérald). Best friend of the late François Turgeon. Also remembered by many nieces, nephews, friends and family members.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

The family would like to thank Community Care Access Centre, Bay Shore nurses and staff, Dr. Wilson and staff at ARCH, and Dr. Rassouli and staff at the Cancer Care Unit for their care and compassion.

Memorial contributions to the SAH Cancer Care Fund or to ARCH would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (492 Wellington St. East, 705-759-2522).

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