Don't Forget Your Roots

Author: Sarah Routhier

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Sylvan Routhier was a remarkably successful police sergeant with a struggle that would uproot everything.

He was dedicated to his career with the Ontario Provincial Police, and active in his community. Affectionately known as “Roots”, he was adored by friends and family, yet no one knew the weight he silently began to carry.

PTSD and mental illness were gripping his thoughts and overtaking his life, which ended sadly, in the summer of 2018.

This is Sylvain’s story, told by his wife Sarah. It’s an honest and raw account of their love, their struggle, and the tragedy their family lived through.

Discover the warning signs Sarah wishes she knew as a police wifw, how she has overcome adversity, and how Sylvain’s death has become a catalyst for change for first responders and their organizations.

You can purchase the book and find additional information by clicking on the Sylvain Routhier Memorial Foundation image below.

Print length

164 pages

Language

English

Publisher

Unknown

Publication date

Sept. 22, 2021

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