Howard Gagnon, of Chichester, Quebec, beloved husband of Therese (nee Chaput) passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at the Pembroke Regional Hospital in his 84th year. Loving father of Carl (Betty-Jean), Catherine (Neil), Donna and Patrick. Proud Papa to 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren who will miss him dearly. He is survived by his brother, Victor (Ruth). Predeceased by his parents, Alec Gagnon and Virginie Chartrand, many half brothers and sisters as well as his younger sister, Mary Ellen “Helen” Goldberg. Funeral will be held in St. Alphonsus Church, Chapeau, Quebec on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 11 a.m. Interment Parish Cemetery.