Passed away peacefully at the Sault Area Hospital with his family by his side, on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at the age of 79.

Beloved husband and best friend for 59 happy years of Anna (LaRocque). Dear father of Robert (Penny), Diane (late James Ashton), and Raymond (Debbie). Special Grandfather of Caitlin, Candice, Jesse, Eric and special dog Zeus. Dear son of the late Alexandre and late Calixte Duguay. Brother of the late Leo (late Rita), late Rita, late Eva (late Gilles), late Andre (Anita), Art (Sharon), late Wilfred (Betty), Simone, and Jean-Guy (Georgette). Will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

At Emile’s request no funeral service will be held.

Very special thanks to Dr. Hill, Dr. Bishop and all other doctors who cared for Emile, also thank you to the nurses, personal support workers and staff on 3B and Emergency at the Sault Area Hospital for your care, kindness and compassion.

Memorial contributions made to the Sault Area Hospital Foundation would be greatly appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (492 Wellington St. East, 705-759-2522). Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.arthurfuneralhome.com