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Richard J. Viau

VIAU, Richard J. - (1955-2014) The family announces with sorrow his death in Sudbury, Saturday July 5th 2014 at the age of 58 years. Son of the late Alcide Viau and of the late Denise (née Duquette) Viau. Loving husband of Valarie (née Dokis) Viau of Noëlville. Survived by his children Shelley Duquette-Lafortune (Jeff) of Noëlville and Gerry Duquette Jr. (Anne) of Sturgeon Falls. Sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Chad, Mason, Cassie and Drew. Also survived by his sister Claudette Bromley (Raymond) of Levac. Predeceased by his brother Lucien (Judy of Capreol). Richard was an avid hunter, trapper, and fisherman and loved his job at MNR where he worked for the past 33 years. The family will receive friends at École Secondaire Rivière des Français, 11 Lahaie Street, Noëlville Friday July 11th 2014 from 2:00 to 5:00 and from 7:00 to 9:30. The funeral service will be held Saturday July 12th, 2014 at 11:00 in École Secondaire Rivière des Français, Noëlville. The funeral arrangements in care of T HÉORÊT BOURGEOIS FUNERAL HOME, Sturgeon Falls. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated (cheques only) www.theoretbourgeois.com12809064
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Posted by Norm and Cathy (Fry) Klass (Friend) On Sunday, July 13, 2014
Extending our sympathy across the miles from Ohio to you and your family. We will keep you in our prayers and hope that Gods peace and love will give you comfort during this sad time.
Dear Valerie, Shelley & Gerry
Posted by Donna Schulz (Co-worker at OMNR) On Thursday, July 10, 2014
My deepest sympathy to you all.

Richard really did love his work here and we all loved Richard for the stand-up, honest man he was.

We will continue to speak of him always, and honour his memory as we miss his presence every day.

God bless and sustain you.

Posted by Denis Charette & Monique Fournier (Denis is co-worker at O.M.N.R.) On Wednesday, July 9, 2014
To Valarie and all the children, our heart felt condolences to you in this difficult time. Working with Rick was not only a privilege but also an honour. May the blessings of GOD's peace bring you comfort from now on in. Rick...sleep well my friend, you'll be missed.

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