With sadness, the Arnel family announces the death of John Arnel on July 18, 2012 in his 79th year.  Devoted and most loving husband to Marie (Bourdeau) of 54 years.  Wonderful father to son Rick (Janine) Arnel, Jean (Mario) Grammond, Joan (Roger) Girard, and Judy (John) Nussey, all of Tilbury.  Special pepe to Gary, Chris, David, Diana, Denise, Michael, Kenny, Justin, Jessica, and four great grandchildren.  Predeceased by parents John (1958) and Emily (1992) Arnel.  Dear brother of John (1928), Walter (1995), Mary (Pat) Salive of Tilbury, Pearl Mailhoit (1967), Clifford (1936), Ethel (1958), Eva (Rosaire) Pinsonneault of Tilbury, James (2009), and Wilfred (2008).  Son-in-law to the late George (1947) and Blanche (1983) Bourdeau.  Brother-in-law to Albert (1947), George (1987), Margaret Cayer (2007), Robert (Karlene) Bourdeau, Pauline (Herbert) Toomer, all of Tilbury, Antoinette Labute (2004), and Norman (2003).  Dearly missed by many nieces and nephews.  Visitation at Reaume Funeral Home, 6 Canal St. W., Tilbury from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Friday.  Funeral service at the funeral home on Saturday, July 21, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.  Interment at Maple Leaf Cemetery, Tilbury.  Memorial donations to Canadian Cancer Society appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at www.reaumefh.com

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