Mr. Martin George Joseph Lesperance December 2, 1956 - November 9, 2008 - Lesperance, Martin, passed away at the Huronia District Hospital on November 9th, 2008 at the age of 51, after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Marian (nee Maurice). Cherished father of Daniel (Sarah) Lesperance and Marc Lesperance (Melissa Dawe). Proud grandfather to Noah Lesperance. Devoted son of Aldona (the late Emery). Dear brother of Yvonne Driessen (Joe), Maurice (Germaine), Venard (Lucie), Cecile Preston (David), Martial (Darlene), Denise Lesperance and George (Suzanne). He will be dearly missed by his father and mother in-law Remi and Alma Maurice and by his sisters and brothers in-law Therese Schell (Brian), Louise Spicer, Michel Maurice (Anne), Denise Maurice and by his many nieces and nephews. Friends and family may gather for visitation at the Penetanguishene Funeral Home, 155 Main St., on Thursday, November 13th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick's Church, Perkinsfield, on Friday, November 14th at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Royal Victoria Hospital Cancer Centre - Barrie would be appreciated.