Locally/Independently Owned & Operated

Bechamp, Jean-Pierre “JP” – (1952-08-05 to 2019-09-25)

Passed away peacefully at his home in Hanmer at the age of 67. Survived by his wife Myrna Gray and children Ashley and Selina Bechamp. Also survived by his mother Denise (Victor, predeceased) and brothers Larry (Carole), Norm (Cindy) and Mike (Annette) and many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles and extended family. Long employed by CN Rail, he then branched into his own contracting business, Omega Industries and until now, consulted with Wm. Day Construction Rail Division. Thank you to all for the warm wishes and heartfelt condolences from family, friends, co-workers and business friends from many years spent living and working in this community and beyond. He enjoyed every challenge. In lieu of flowers, please donate directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the charity of your choosing. He was always one to help those close by first. As per his wishes there will be no formal service.

7 Condolences

  1. Myrna, Ashley and Selina, I am so sorry for your loss. He was one of the greatest men, gentle and kind to everyone. He will be sorely missed in the community, but not more so than at home. Definitely thinking of you.

    Posted by:Tracy and Bruce mohns
    October 10, 2019
  2. Rest in Peace JP. You were one of the good guys and it was a pleasure knowing you and talking with you anytime we had the chance. You did a lot for a lot of people – Thank you. Condolences to the family.

    Posted by:Tony Dotto
    September 30, 2019
  3. Désolée d’apprendre la nouvelle du décès de J-P. Mes sincères sympathies à Denise et famille. Je vous envelope d’une grosse caresse et vous garde dans mes pensées pendant cette période difficile. X0X0 So sorry for your loss Myrna and the girls. My heart breaks for you. J-P was such a loving and gentle soul. He will be missed.

    Posted by:Colette
    September 28, 2019
  4. My deepest condolences and prayers go out to Jean’s wife and daughters. I’m so terribly sorry for
    your loss. My heart goes out to you all and sending prayers with deepest sympathies

    With love,
    Laura Husolo, Nevaeh Cox, Mikaya Cox, and Marissa Cox.

    Posted by:Laura Husolo
    September 28, 2019
  5. You will be sadly missed, Jean-Pierre, by everyone.
    All the best to Myrna and the girls.
    I think of all the good times we had when we were kids in Otterburn Park.

    Posted by:Grace Bechamp
    September 28, 2019
  6. Mike and I were sad to hear the news of JP’s passing. He was such a wonderful and kind man. We will miss his smile and his honesty. Our prayers are with you Myrna and the girls. xo

    Posted by:Mike and Kathy Belanger
    September 27, 2019
  7. Our sympathies and condolences go out to Myrna and family of J.P. as well as his numerous friends. Both George and I had the pleasure of knowing J.P. while he worked with the CN Work Equipment, he will be missed by all who knew him. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

    Posted by:Deb and George Hudson
    September 27, 2019

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