Claude was born in Edmundston, NB, on December 2, 1951. He was the son of the late Samuel and Lena (Bérubé) Michaud. Claude leaves behind his wife, Doreen Knight-Michaud; his daughters, Sheryl Perley and Leslie Michaud (Gerald Perley), both of Perth-Andover, NB,; ten grandchildren and one great granddaughter; his step-children, Reta Kelley (Shannon) of Hillandale, NB, Douglas Read (Carla) of Hartland, NB, Diane Butterfield (Ben) of Florenceville, NB; seven step-grandchildren and one step-great granddaughter; his sisters, Lilianne Michaud of Montréal, QC, Tina Ouellette (Cliff) of Madawaska, ME, Gladys Clavette of New Hampshire; his brothers, George Michaud and Vernon Michaud, both of Perth-Andover, NB, Jimmy Comeau of Ontario.
Claude was predeceased by his parents; his son, Derek Michaud; his grandson, Joslyn Saulis, his sister, Jane Ruest; and his nephew, George Michaud.
Respecting Claude's wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service held.
For those who wish, a memorial donation to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home, Perth-Andover, NB.