A resident of Chatham, Ontario passed away at the Chatham Kent Health Alliance, Chatham campus on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the age of 87.
Maurice was born in Blenheim and was the son of the late Oscar & Mary-Alice DeGelas.
Loving husband of the late Bonnie DeGelois (nee Pettipiece).
Father of the late Bradley DeGelois (2016) (Kim Dorian), Laurie DeGelois (Jim Carson) & Tom DeGelois (Brenda).
Grandfather, great-grandfather & uncle to many.
Brother of the late Frank DeGelas, Mary VanDeHogan (the late John) & Jeannie Vanderiviere (Jerry).
Friend to all and a very special man that will be sadly missed but never forgotten by all.
Cremation has taken place & a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Donations can be made to P.A.W.R. or Canadian Diabetes Association.
Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com
McKinlay Funeral Home
459 St. Clair Street, Chatham