Peacefully after a long illness at the Lady Dunn Hospital on Saturday February 28, 2015. Beloved husband of Violet. Loving father of Amanda Gauthier (Pierre). Cherished grandpa of Warren and Calvin. Dear son of June and Ron Uhlman. Brother of Michael (Marilyn), Patrick (Margaret and the late Judy), Patricia Uhlman, Ruth Bradley (Terry) and Gail Lane (Cameron). Brother-in-law of Pirkko Laitinen (John) and Voitto Uusitalo (late Marita). Uncle of Dennis, Leila, Cathy, Carly, late James, Courtney, Trevor, Annika, Téa, Paul, Terry, Jeffrey and Wendy. A private Celebration of Life was held at the Grand Gardens North, Sault Ste. Marie on Sunday March 8, 2015. Memorial donations made to the Sault Area Hospital ICU or to the Lady Dunn Health Centre Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family. (Arrangements entrusted to the P.M. Gilmartin Funeral Home, 705-856-7340).