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Obituary for John Gilbert "Jean" Chaput

CHAPUT, John Gilbert “Jean” - Passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 27th, 2020 in his 86th year from heart failure. John is predeceased by his beloved companion, friend and wife, Estelle Jeanne Chaput (nee Boucher). He will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his devoted son, Rheaume and wife Shelley. Loving pépère of Janice (Scott Canning) of New Brunswick, Jonathan of Medicine Hat, AB, Jennifer of Ottawa, and Justine of Chapeau. Dear brother of Adrien Chaput. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by parents Lucien and Elisabeth Chaput (nee Vaillancourt), and by siblings Alfred (Imelda), Marc (Rita) and Berth “Betty” (Leo) Mainville. A long time Pembroke resident, former owner of Crown Taxi Ltd. and driver for 37 years. Respecting John's wishes, cremation has taken place. The family will receive relatives and friends at the
Neville Funeral Home
491 Isabella St., Pembroke, ON, K8A 5T8
(613) 732-7481
on Monday, September 14th, 2020 from 7-9 p.m A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Jean Baptiste Church, Pembroke on Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 at 11 a.m. DUE TO THE CURRENT RESTRICTIONS REGARDING COVID-19, A LIMITED NUMBER OF PEOPLE ARE PERMITTED IN THE FUNERAL HOME AND AT THE CHURCH AT ANY GIVEN TIME - FACE MASKS/COVERINGS ARE REQUIRED TO ATTEND VISITATION AND THE FUNERAL MASS. Please feel free to bring your own face mask/covering or one will be supplied to you upon arrival. (Please RSVP at or call the funeral home at 613-732-7481 if you wish to attend the visitation or the funeral mass, an appointment time will be arranged). Interment of Ashes in St. Columba’s Cemetery, Pembroke. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Ottawa Heart Institute or Valérie’s Flutter Foundation would be appreciated. Online Condolences may be left at