Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, February 11, 2017 at the age of 71. Beloved husband and best friend of Pierrette Larocque (née Levert). Loving father of Luc Larocque (Joanne) and Jacques Larocque (Joanne). Proud grandfather of Melissa (Eric), Emilie (Richard), Anthony (Maude-Andrée), Mathieu and is reunited in heaven with his “little guardian angel” Justine. Dear brother of Serge (Francine), Michel (Patsy), and Noel (Sylvie). Son of the late Emmanuel and the late Georgette (née Dupuis) Larocque. Bernie will be fondly remembered by his nieces and nephews; the Levert family; former customers; and by his many friends. Family and friends are requested to gather at the Salon Funéraire Glengarry Funeral Home, 580 Main St. S., Alexandria, (613) 525-3400 on Wednesday, February 15, 2017 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm and on Thursday from 9-10 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at St. Finnan’s Cathedral, Alexandria on Thursday, February 16, 2016 at 10:30 am. A reception will follow at Salle Fraternité, Alexandria. Spring Interment, Cimetière Paroissial Ste. Marguerite d’Écosse, Glen Nevis. In memory of Bernie, memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada or the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated by the family. Condolences/Donations/Tributes may be made online at www.glengarryfuneralhome.com.