Maurice “Moe” Claeys

A photo of Maurice “Moe” Claeys

Maurice Albert Claeys left us on Saturday March 23, 2019, leaving behind his loving wife of 65 years Simone (Roose) Claeys and furry son Sammy.

Moe as he was called by everyone is survived by his sister Evelyn Vadovic and his sister-in-law Louise Claeys and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by a sister Yvonne Bennett, two brothers Omer and Donald Claeys, three brothers-in-law Maurice Roose, Karl Vadovic and Lorne DeWispelaere, and three sisters-in-law Vera Roose, Yvonne DeWispelaere and Madeline Claeys.

Maurice retired from Motor Wheel in Chatham and became a well known scooter traveller. He loved to go for rides uptown to have coffee with all of his buddies. Along the way he would wave and talk to everyone.

In keeping with his wishes, cremation has taken place.

A private family graveside service will take place at a later date.

Friends wishing to remember Maurice with a memorial donation are asked to consider P.A.W.R. Animal Rescue or the Chatham-Kent Hospice Foundation.

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Simone, our deepest condolences on the passing of Maurice. I have lots of fond memories living on Anger St. and being neighbours. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.

Simone So so sorry to hear of Moe's passing

Dear Simone.......Please accept our deepest sympathies on Moe's passing. We will miss seeing him riding around town on his motorized scooter.

Simone ......We are sending our deepest condolences to you in the loss of your husband Maurice. Sincerely Barb and Charlie Cowell.

Sorry for loss Simone .thoughts and prayers to you