A Memorial Mass for Armand H. Pinard, age 90 of Brasher Falls NY will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday ( May 10, 2014) at the St. Henrys Catholic Church in Long Lake, NY with Rev. Peter Berg officiating. There will be no public calling hours. Mr. Pinard passed away on April 30, 2014 at his home.
Surviving is his wife of 65 years Veronique; two sons Michael Pinard & his wife Michele of Brasher Falls & Steven Pinard of Arlington, VA; a daughter Danielle Hamberger & her husband Stephen of Angola, NY; a brother Edouard Pinard & his wife Simone; two sisters Elizabeth Daigle and Florence Rouleau; grandchildren Michael Culhane, Mrs. Richard Catherine Culhane-Metsch, Thomas Culhane, Eric Hamberger, Chantal Pinard & Sarah Pinard; two great-grandchildren Henry & Lucy Metsch along with many nieces, nephews & cousins.
A daughter Carmen Culhane, a grandson Matthew Culhane and siblings Lucien, Wilfrid, Paul, Maurice, Mary Rose & Germaine predeceased him.
Armand was born on March 15, 1924 in Ascot Corner, Quebec, a son of the late Wilfrid Henri & Elizabeth (Marquis) Pinard. He married Veronique M. Hebert on May 29, 1948 in Quebec. Armand was a self-educated inventor, welder, mechanic and businessman extraordinaire. He owned and operated Armand Pinard Logging for many years and enjoyed cooking, flower and vegetable gardening and was a member of St. Henrys Catholic Church in Long Lake. Armand was very devoted to his family, especially caring for his wife for many years.
Memorial contributions can be made to the St. Henrys Catholic Church, Main Street; Long Lake, NY 12841, Alzheimers Association 441 Weat Kirkpatrick St. Syracuse, NY 13204, and St.Josephs Foundation 950 Linden St. Ogdensburg, NY 13669. Condolences can also be shared online at http://www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com./