Obituary of BOURQUE, Michel
`When the heart weeps for what is has lost, the spirit laughs for what it has found.`
Bourque, Michel J., B. Arch – Passed peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital on Monday, April 4th, 2016, on the morning of his 63rd birthday. Beloved partner of Mercedes Picot, loving brother to Nicole and Robert (Jacqueline Fortin), cherished stepdad to Alex Picot-Annand. He will also be missed by many caring friends and Bloomsgrove neighbours. Born in Sherbrooke, Qc., Michel was a gifted artist, music lover and gentle spirit. Devoted to the revitalization of the municipality of Port Hope where he was employed.
At Michel’s request, there will be no funeral services although a Celebration of Life gathering will be held at the Lions Club Hall, 29 Thomas St., Port Hope from 2 - 5 p.m. on Sunday, April 24th. Memorial donations to the Northumberland Hills Palliative Care Program: nhhfoundation.ca or call Rhonda at 905-377-7767 . You may simply wish to plant a tree in his memory. May his beautiful soul rest in peace.