After a brief illness, with his son by his side at the Sault Area Hospital on Tuesday October 30, 2012. Paul Bedard of Blind River in his 87th year, husband of the late Mildred Bedard ( Millie ). Loving father of Chris Bedard ( Bunny ) of Sault Ste. Marie. Dear son of the late Donat and Rose Aime Bedard. Survived by brother John Bedard of Port Colborne, Roger Bedard of Montreal, Renald ( Marie ) of BC and sister Rosie Roy ( late Lawrence ) of BC and predeceased by Leo, Gloria, Adraine and Real. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. At Paul’s request cremation has taken place. A celebration of Life will be held at his home at a later date. Donations to the Heart and Stroke foundation gratefully accepted. Arrangements entrusted to Menard Funeral Home, Blind River, Ontario.