Allen Harvey Sibbald, aged 79, of Parksville BC, passed away on February 2nd, 2015, peacefully in his sleep, surrounded by his wife and 3 children.
Allen is survived by his wife of 53 years, Judith Annabelle Sibbald (Cassin), his three children, Kevin (Darcie), Graham (Eveline), and Jennifer (Tim); his 5 grandchildren: Ailsa, William, Carter, Adyson and Zoe; his brother, Bruce (Jane); brothers-in-law Jim (Daphne), Michael, sister-in-law Wendy (Jack); his nieces and nephews; and the rest of his relatives and friends; and his faithful dog Cooper.
Allen was a charismatic, loving, hard-working family man, his passion for adventure ensured that sailing up and down the coast, skiing, RV’ing, time at Anderson Lake and international travel was a priority for his family. He had a very successful career in the forest industry with Simonds Cutting tools as a sales rep and manager.
A celebration of life will be held 1pm-4pm Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Eagle Crest Golf Course.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the SPCA or Heart and Stroke Foundation. The family of Allen Sibbald wishes to thank the Emergency Services of Parksville and Nanaimo and Palliative Care Unit where the staff and volunteers can only be described as Angels.