September 30, 1929 – October 20, 2016
Alex passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 20, 2016, in his 87th year. He leaves behind his loving wife of 60 years, Ollie; brothers, Frank (Kay), Wally (Ollie), and Mike; sister, Bernice; nephews, Gary, Kevin, Don, and Perry; nieces, Kathy and Joyce.
Alex worked for many years as a precision machinist for the Cancer Foundation in Winnipeg. After his retirement, Alex and Ollie moved to Qualicum Beach. They enjoyed their retirement years and travelled extensively to Hawaii, Florida, and Las Vegas. While not travelling and spending time with his beloved Ollie, Alex loved to fish.
A Graveside Service will be held to honour
Alex at 1:00 pm on Friday, October 28th at
Elk Falls Cemetery, 8900 Gold River Highway
in Campbell River.
To send a condolence to the family please visit
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM
(250-248-5859) in care of arrangements.