LACASSE, Roger René

The family announces his peaceful passing at St. Gabriel’s Villa in the morning of Saturday April 10, 2021 at the age of 66. Son of the late Lucien Lacasse and of the late Anna (née Dionne) Lacasse. Loving husband of Karen Lacasse. Beloved father of Patricia O’Donnell (Jason) and Luc Lacasse. Predeceased by his granddaughter Mykaelah. Dear brother of the late Roland Lacasse (Anita) of Chatham, Lucie Moisan (Jean-Claude) and Denis Lacasse (Thérèse) both of Val Caron, Angèle Nadon (the late Doris) of Azilda, Madeleine Parolin (Peter) of Guelph, Gisèle Parr (Bruce) of Frankford, and Louise Lacasse (Richard Poliquin) of Duhamel QC. The family would like to thank the health care team at St. Gabriel’s Villa for the care that they provided to him during his stay there. Roger was a hard worker and an integral part of the success of the family business, Lacasse Fine Wood Products, which he and Karen operated together. He was an avid outdoorsman and could often be found photographing nature and hunting with his son, siblings or close friends. His love of nature is also the reason that he was part of the Rainbow Routes Association establishing and maintaining the cross Canada trail system in the Sudbury region. In line with what was important to him, he has been cremated and there will be no funeral or visitation. At a later time the family will arrange an event to celebrate the things that were important to him. If you would like to make a donation in his honour the family would appreciate you supporting


6 Condolences

  1. Dear Karen & Family. My thoughts are with you. Very difficult time to lose your partner. My vision of Roger is a very sunny disposition, easygoing. Wish you many sunny days in which to enjoy your memories and adapt to the change. There is a bright future ahead; only need to wade through to it.

    All the best to you and yours,


    By: Brian Takaoka
    April 29, 2021
  2. So very sorry to hear of Roger’s passing, Karen. You two were kindred spirits and he will always be with you. Drop in for a visit when we are able to get together again. Keep safe and take care!!

    By: Debbie Hutchings
    April 28, 2021
  3. Dear Karen and family. It is never easy to finally accept that your loved one has passed over. We send our deepest condolences to you now as you realize Roger is finished with this life and has moved on to the universe’s peace.

    By: Johanna and Dennis Schultze
    April 27, 2021
  4. Dear Karen, Patricia, and Luc,

    I’m so sorry to hear of Roger’s passing. Hope you’re all able to find comfort in your wonderful memories. Take care.


    By: Mimi Breslow
    April 20, 2021
  5. Our deepest sympathy on your loss. Roger was such a good person and well liked by all our family.. We will always remember him as being a strong and hard working person.

    By: Yvette Beland and family.
    April 19, 2021
  6. Karen,
    My deepest sympathies to you and your family. I only knew Roger through you and the business but knew him to be friendly, soft-spoken and hard working. May your memories be a comfort to you.
    Jim and Raye.

    By: Jim Thompson
    April 19, 2021

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