Jacques Joannes Chave 1934 — 2018

Jacques Joannes Chave

Jacques Joannes Chave of Kamloops slipped the surly bonds of earth on September 27, 2018 . He is survived by his loving wife Harriett, his brother Jean-Pierre (Marie-Jo), children Rene (Nancy) Chave of Victoria, Sylvie (John) Williams of Trail, Jean Marc Philips of Vancouver, and Darcie Prokop of Chilliwack, stepchildren Robert (Kuniko) Janel of Burnaby, and Dr. Kathleen (Michael) Janel Armijo of Seattle, nephew Chris (Lisa) Chave, six granddaughters, one grandson, three great granddaughters, many loving nieces and nephews, brothers and sisters in-law, extended family, and dear friends too numerous to list.

Jacques was born on October 5, 1934 in Nimes France. He moved his wife and three children to Canada in 1963. He worked 35 years in radio and television for CFJC. There are many chapters in his book of life.

Dearly loved and greatly missed, is our Jacques.

A Celebration of his life will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, November 3, 2018 in the Kamloops Funeral Home, 285 Fortune Drive. COLOURFUL CLOTHING PLEASE!!

Donations in Jacques’ memory may be made to the Royal Inland Hospital Foundation, ICCHA Wish Fund, 311 Columbia St., Kamloops BC V2C 2T1.

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2 Tributes

  1. Jennifer (Obana) Benson
    Posted October 11, 2018 at 4:38 pm | Permalink

    Mr. Chave and my dad, Jim Obana were good friends for many years. I have many, many fond memories of them together. Mr. Chave was a good friend and like a gentle giant. I will miss him. My thoughts and prayers are with the Chave family at this time.

  2. Rick Rainville
    Posted October 12, 2018 at 5:00 pm | Permalink

    Harriett, my dear friend, Jan and I offer our deepest sympathies to you and the family. Jacques was always a pleasant person whenever I visited. I will miss our handshakes when I visit in the future. RIP Jacques.

    Your friends,
    Rick & Jan Rainville

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