Passed away peacefully on April 19, 2005 at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital at the
age of 60, after a lengthy battle with cancer.
He is survived by his loving wife and family: Patricia Ann; stepdaughters Michaelene and
Annette; grandsons Richard and William; granddaughter Elizabeth; great granddaughter
Mackenzie; son of Francis and the late Wilhelmina; step-mother Laura; sisters Annette
(Bill) Kelly, Debbie (Terry) Irwin and Dian (Harold) Breau; brothers Paul (Gale), Randy
(Anne), Tim (Greta); several nieces, nephews and cousins. He will be sadly missed by all.
Special thanks to the devoted nurses in the palliative care unit and the Nanaimo Hospice.
Also thanks to Dr. S. Noble and Dr. R. Love. A special thanks to our dear friends Charles
and Jean McCann, Carl and Doris Olajos and friends.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, April 28/2005 at 11:00 am, at Catholic
Church of the Ascension, 887 Wembley Rd, Parksville, BC
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Nanaimo Cancer Clinic, 1200 Dufferent Crescent,
Nanaimo, BC V9S 2B7.