Unexpectedly at home, on Wednesday May 22, 2019, at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Iren for 42 years. Loving father of Andrea (Michel Smith), Nathalie, Ernie (Kim) and Irene. Proud grandfather of Marco, Josephine, Ashley, Paul, Matthew, Krystian (Marjolaine), David (Sophie), Dan (Caroline), Jocelyn (Genevieve), Tomy (Chanel) and Max .Great grandfather to Daphnee, Noemi, Logan, Dylan, Sarah, Marshall, Mattis, Rosalie and Elliot. Michael worked in the aerospace industry for Pratt & Whitney, Spar, Northstar and Performance Review Institute. His passions included classical music, languages and travel.