With great sadness we announce that Michael passed away very suddenly at home as the result of a heart attack on Sunday afternoon, January 20, 2019. He was 40. Beloved son of Lorraine (nee Denault) and the late Harry DeJoode. Loved brother of Stephen DeJoode (Caroline) of Osgoode; Michael’s twin Neil DeJoode (Anne) of Haley Station and step-brothers, Mark DeJoode (Kathryn) and Rob Blake (Brenda), both of Kelowna, B.C. Uncle of Kyle, Samantha, Jasmine, Carolyn, Eleanor and Lillian. Lifelong best friend of Josh Felhaver. Dear nephew of Jill and Chuck Sheffield, Brian Denault (Lynn Dickson) and Nancy Pell (late Mark Denault). Special cousin of Kelly and Rachel Sheffield. Also survived by several other cousins. Relatives and friends are invited to pay their respects during visitation at the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior on Thursday evening from 5:00 to 6:40 p.m. A Tribute to Michael will take place in the Pilon Family Chapel at 7 o’clock. A luncheon will follow. In memory of Michael, please consider a donation to the Arnprior and District Humane Society.