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Obituary for Joe Philbert

Joe Philbert
PHILBERT, JOE (1923-2017) The family announces with sorrow his death at the Timmins and District Hospital on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at age 94 years. Pre-deceased by his wife Claudette Chevrefils (1998). Dear father of Joey (Brigette) Philbert of Timmins and step-father of Debbie Campagnola (South Porcupine), Denise Chevrefils (Schumacher), Cathy Croft (Alliston) and Johnny Crevrefils (Vancouver). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Pre-deceased by his stepsons Richard and Robert Chevrefils, brothers Wilfred and Fernand Philbert and sister Yvonne Hooper. Joe had worked in maintenance in local shops for most his life. He retired having been with Chenier Motors for many years. Funeral mass will be held at 1 pm. on Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017 at St. Anthony's Cathedral. Interment Timmins Memorial Cemetery. Remembrance donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association would be appreciated. The family will receive friends on on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 from 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. at the MIRON WILSON FUNERAL HOME, CREMATION AND RECEPTION CENTRE, 150 Balsam St. S., Timmins. To send flowers, light a memorial candle, place online donations or leave condolences, please visit
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