After a long battle with heart disease, André left us for a more peaceful life in heaven. He passed away peacefully at the CHUS Fleurimont, Sherbrooke, on September 21, 2017 in his 80th year.
Loving companion of Virginia Malette of 45 years. Beloved father of Gabriel (Manon), Melina, Kathleen and Eric. Stepfather to Julie (Yvon), John (Lisa), Claude, Hélène (André). Survived by his Brother Mario, his sister Françoise (Denis), his sisters in law Karen (Larry), Helen (Glenn), his brothers in law Charles (Céline) and Dennis (Julie). Son of the late Henri Louis Gingras and Lucie St-Hilaire and predeceased by his brother Yvon. M. Gingras also leaves to mourn his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, cousins, nephews, nieces and many friends.
A special thank you to Rachel Houle at C.L.S.C. for her support during his illness. Also thank you to 7c and 10c at the CHUS Fleurimont.
Resting at Cass Funeral Home, 295 Principal South, Richmond, on Friday September 29, 2017 from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm and on Saturday September 30, 2017 from 10 to 11 am followed by a funeral service at 11 am in the Funeral Home. Interment will take place at the Ste-Anne’s Cemetery in Richmond.