71 years, of Merlin, passed away at WRH-Ouellette Campus on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Beloved husband of Pearl (nee Edwards). Loving father of Rob (Denise) Larouche, Rick (Karren) Larouche, and Randall Larouche. Special grandfather of Bryce, Drew, and Rhyan and Joselyn, Mitchell and Rachelle. Dear brother of the late Marie (surviving husband Bob) Taylor, late Louis, Rosie (Larry) Finelli, Juliette Yuricek, late Stan, Collette, Pauline (Larry) Sutherland, Giselle (Joe) Rambout, Carmen (Howard) Bilbus, and Sue (Eric) Doucette. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury on Thursday, August 2, 2018 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass at St. Patrick’s Church, 5773 10th Line, Merlin on Friday, August 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. Interment at St. Patrick’s Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Our Lady of the Rosary Shrine, Merlin appreciated. Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com.