With sadness the family announces that Claude passed away at the Montfort Hospital in Ottawa early Sunday morning, February 20, 2022; Claude Joseph Paquette of Arnprior was in his 77th year. Beloved husband of Shirley (nee Draper). Much loved Dad of Peter (Katherine) and Michael (Beth-Anne McGarry). Proud Grandpa of Nicholas, Megan and Jamie Paquette. Dear brother of Claudette Faulkner (Jerry). Special brother-in-law of Raymond Draper (Wanda), Donald Draper (late Claire), Mary Draper (late Ron), Bernice Draper (late Bob), Cathy Draper (late Glen), Gaetan Therien (late Dorothy)and Doug Brown (late Betty) Predeceased by 2 sisters-in-law, Aileene Henderson (late Bob) and Gwen Knights (late Dennis). Lovingly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and lots of good friends. Claude’s final care and arrangements have been entrusted to the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior where public visitation will be held on Friday, February 25th from 6 to 8 p.m. A private family service will be webcast live from the Pilon Family Chapel on Saturday morning, February 26th at 11 o’clock. Spring interment McBean Cemetery, Northfield, Quebec. In memory of Claude, please consider a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario or the McBean Cemetery, Northfield, Quebec.
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