Died peacefully in Knowlton, December 15th, 2012, surrounded by his loving family. He leaves to mourn his best friend and partner Diana, her two sons Matthew and Michael, his nephew Marc, niece Danielle and her husband, Phil, and their children Cecily, Meara and Remi, of California. Claude will also be lovingly remembered by his Aunt Rita Chalifoux and family, and leaves behind many wonderful friends that will miss him dearly. We thank Dr. Bromwich (CHUS), Dr Pascale Beaulieu, Nicole Lefebvre and the incredibly supportive palliative care team for their kindness. Funeral service will be held at St. Edouard's Church, Knowlton, on Thursday, December 20, at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Sun Youth Organization, 4521 Saint Urbain, Montreal, Qc. H2W 1V6 or the Knowlton Lions Club, P.O.B. 3766, Ville de Lac Brome, J0E 1V0 would be appreciated.