It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Anthony Colman Laroque (Tony) on Saturday, May 30, 2020. Tony is survived by his loving wife Shirley (Smith) Laroque; son Timothy (Shawna); grandchildren Charlie & C.C.; step children Brandy, John-Paul, Jason & Jenifer; many other grandchildren; sister Anne (Mike) Malette and niece Veronica Lynn (Brandon) Aldred.
He was predeceased by his first wife Joanne Graham, mother Valma Veronique and father Timothy Anthony Laroque.
Born on August 23rd, 1956 in Kirkland Lake, Tony attended Holy Name, Sacred Heart, KLCVI and Fanshaw Schools. His many work experiences included photography with Eddie Duke, Photo Metro, warehouse clerk and cook in the bush for many years. Tony enjoyed Baseball, cooking and baking, he taught many of us how to make pasta from scratch. He was a great storyteller and shared a lot of his experiences with all who listened. He will be greatly missed.
A special thank you to the nurses & staff at the Englehart Hospital and his closing the GAP Homecare Workers.
As per Tony’s request he will be laid to rest in the Round Lake Cemetery with his beloved spouse Joanne.