Renaud, Claude Arthur, (Dec. 15, 2017)

RENAUD, Claude Arthur – Surrounded by his family, retired Petty Officer 1st Class, Claude Renaud died peacefully at home on Friday, December 15, 2017 at the age of 57.  Beloved husband of Cheryl (nee Warner).  Loving step-father of Danielle (Cox) O’Sullivan & her husband Danny, Sarnia. Cherished gramps of Jack Cox-Bell & Oliver O’Sullivan.  Dear son of Yvonne Côté & her husband Fern, Ottawa.  Son-in-law of William Warner, London. Brother of Moe (Julie), Ben (Chantal), Ottawa and Peter, B.C..  Brother-in-law of John Warner (Bonnie) Stoney Point, Ron Warner (Susan), Illderton, Ray Warner (Leise) Whitby, Dianne Edwards, London and Shirley Lazenby (Bill) Port Elgin. Also survived by many nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his father Albert Renaud and mother-in-law Audrey Warner.  Claude was a veteran of the Royal Canadian Navy where he served for 21 years, retiring as Petty Officer 1st Class. For the past 15 years Claude worked with the Canadian Coast Guard.  His love for his family was everything to him.  He will be sadly missed but lovingly remembered by all. Cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of Claude’s life will be held at the McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 431 N. Christina St., Sarnia on Thursday, December 21, 2017 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  A private family celebration and burial will also take place at a later date in Ottawa.  As an expression of sympathy, those who wish may make a donation to St. Joseph’s Hospice, 475 N. Christina St., Sarnia, N7T 5W3 or The London Regional Cancer Program, 747 Baseline Rd., London, N6C 2R6.  Messages of condolence & memories may be left at

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