Jean-Paul (John) Vallee, 75, died Nov. 1, 2007. Born Jan 28, 1932 in St. Adrien, Quebec, Canada. He moved to California with his wife Misty and two daughters in 1962, where he was a successful building contractor in Los Angeles and Palm Springs, until retiring to Chandler, Ariz. in 2005.
He enjoyed fishing, golfing, playing pool, horseshoes, RVing and most of all, getting together with family and friends, playing games.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Misty; daughters Johanna (Bill) Bolt, Danielle (Gary) Jones both of Payson, Ariz.; grandchildren Nicole (Jeremy) Kosier, Trevor Fithian, Tamara (Forrest) Gressley, Shauna Jones and Ashley Jones; great-grandchildren Brennah, Shaidenn, Toby and Dillon. Also surviving are sisters Rachelle, Jacqueline (Roger) and Pierette.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Nov 16, 2007 at Valley of the Sun Mortuary on Chandler Heights in Chandler, Ariz. Donations may be made to: Hospice of the Valley, 6063 E Arbor Ave Building B, Mesa AZ 85206.