Roch Bolduc

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The Honourable
Roch Bolduc
O.C., C.Q.
Senator for Gulf, Quebec
In office
September 26, 1988 – September 10, 2003
Appointed by Brian Mulroney
Preceded by Paul Lafond
Succeeded by Roméo Dallaire
Personal details
Born (1928-09-10) September 10, 1928 (age 88)
Saint-Raphaël, Quebec
Nationality Canadian
Political party Progressive Conservative
Spouse(s) Gisèle Lacroix
Children Louise, Jacques, Richard and André
Occupation Administrator, public servant

Roch Bolduc, OC CQ (born September 10, 1928) is a former Canadian civil servant and Senator from the province of Quebec.

Born in Saint-Raphaël, Quebec, he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1948 and a Doctorate of Law degree in 1951 from Université Laval.

He was summoned to the Senate in 1988 on the advice of Prime Minister Brian Mulroney and represented the senatorial division of Gulf, Quebec. He sat as a Progressive Conservative and retired in 2003. In 1984, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada. In 1998, he was made a Knight of the National Order of Quebec.

Personal life[edit]

He married Gisèle Lacroix in 1954. They have four children: Louise, Jacques, Richard and André. In fall 2012, he published his memoirs, Le Mandarin de l'ombre.