Estrie resident Alain Rosby pocketed the $1,000,000 Guaranteed Prize at the June 29 draw of Lotto 6/49. He decided to share his prize with his spouse Pierrette St-Onge as well as with Linda and Chantal Carrière.
• Lottery: Lotto 6/49
• Prize won: $1,000,000
• Draw date: June 29, 2016
• Winners’ place of residence: Estrie
• Retailer: Dépanneur Carrier Wei (481 Rue Pie-XII, Magog)
• The retailer will receive a 1% prize of $10,000.
• Claim centre: Loto-Québec headquarters, Montréal
• Mr. Rosby has been playing his Lotto 6/49 combination for 20 years.
• But it was a free play combination that gave him the winning number!
• The lucky winners have not yet decided what they will do with their winnings, but rather intend on taking the time to reflect on what lies ahead.