W_edited-3It is with great sadness we announce the unexpected passing of Claude on January 17, 2014. Loving husband and best friend of Pam (Grymonprez). Proud and loving father of Tyler (Katrina Flood) and Dylan (Samantha Korenic). Dear son of the late George and Anna Montcalm and son-in-law of Robert (late Annette) Grymonprez. Brother of Paulette and Pete Amsden, Rick and Shirely, Carl and Barb, Anita and Darryl Berry, Theresa and Brian Campeau, Marc and Diane, Pam and Todd Bested, Mike and Nathalie, (the late Paul) and Kathy. Dear brother-in-law of Karl and Kathy Grymonprez. Claude will be remembered by many, many nieces, nephews and friends. Long-time employee of GM and Chrysler. Claude was an avid sports fan, crossword puzzle maven and gardening enthusiast. As per Claude’s wishes, cremation has taken place. Memorial visitation will take place at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E. Essex (519-776-4233) on Tuesday, January 21, 2014 from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Memorial Service to celebrate Claude’s life will be held from the Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, a donation directed towards the Canadian Mental Health Association or Brentwood Recovery Home would be appreciated. Online donations and cherished memories may be shared with the family at http://www.reidfuneralhome.ca

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