Surrounded by loving family at Bluewater Health on Wednesday, February 4, 2015, Carl Maheu passed away at the age of 81. Beloved husband of 54 years of Donna (Barnes). Cherished father of Mark (JoAnne), Paul (Margaret), Carol Dayman (Greg), and Marianne Morencie. Adored and much loved grandfather of Colin, Michelle, and Natalie Maheu and Ashley (David), Angelique, Jake, and Dylan Maheu, Curtis Genovy, and Jordan, Kristin, and Ryan Dayman, and Carly Morencie. Great grandfather of Alex. Dear brother of Isobel (Brad) Kelch, Mary Jane (Jim) Sekerak, Joseph (Randi) Maheu, and Peter (Margaret) Maheu. Brother-in-law of Sally Maheu, and Jack Lyon. Predeceased by his parents Wilfred and Dorothy Maheu, step-mother Margaret Maheu, brothers Michael “Gerry” (late Thelma), Kevin, Richard, Wilfred, and sister Virginia Lyon. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, on Sunday, February 8, 2015, from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. At Carl’s request, there will be a private family celebration of life. Carl was a family man who loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. He loved to joke and his sense of humour will be remembered. His love of family will live on in his children and grandchildren who cherished him. He will be sadly missed. In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to Carl’s favourite charity, the Inn of the Good Shepherd Food Bank (cheques only at the funeral home please).