The family announces with sorrow his death on October 13th, 2018 at Health Sciences North Sudbury at the young age of 65 years. Loving husband of Estelle (née Sylvestre). Caring father of Alain Roy (Natalie Lafleur), Bruno Roy (Angela Bazylykut) and Josée Bazinet (Alain). He leaves behind his grandchildren Dominique (Jesse Plouffe), Yanic, Taylor (Calvin Harrison), Jordyn (Adam Sandie), Brady, Mischa and Noah.
Son of Cecile (née Lafortune) & the late Maurice Roy. He will be greatly missed by his siblings; Constance Charlebois (Pierre), Pauline Cardinal (Marcel), Rosemay Martin (Raymond), Clement Roy (Germaine), Marie Claire Roy (Norm), Edmond Roy (late Francine), Sylvio Roy (Diane), Odette Gauthier (Sylvain) and Julie St. Pierre (late Claude) (friend Denis). Predeceased by his brother Michel Roy.
Fondly remembered by his in laws; Fleurette Demers (late Oscar), Liliane St-Jean (Eugene), Aurel Sylvestre (Maria), Yolande Riopel (Robert), Gisele O’Bonsawin (Raymond), Claire Cayen (Yves), Jean-Guy Sylvestre (Sue), Claudette Bazinet (Marcel), Jean-Claude Sylvestre (Sue), Fernande Martin (Clairmont), Gaetanne Legault (Ivan), Jean-Marc Sylvestre (Doug). Predeceased Marcel Sylvestre (Therese), Joseph Sylvestre (Claire) et Martial Sylvestre (Claudette).
Death leaves a heartache no one can heal but love leaves a memory that no one can steal. A heart felt appreciation to a special nurse, Alison Lafrenière, who gave us comfort & guidance in this difficult time. Thank you to the staff of the 4th floor Palliative Care Unit, especially nurse Heidi, who provided exceptional care and compassion to our family. The family will receive family & friends at the St-Charles Community Hall on Sunday, October 21st, 2018 from 1 to 5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Health Sciences North Palliative Care Oncology Floor (4th North) would be appreciated. Arrangements in care of Théorêt Funeral Home, Sturgeon Falls.