December 19, 2019
Ronald (Ron) Lawrence Reimer passed away on December 19, 2019 at the age of 80.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Cecile, one sister: Myrtle Anne, three brothers: Murray (Ingrid), Roger (Ann), Gordon (Diane), and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents William (Bill) and Katherine (Kate) and two brothers: Eugene and Keith.
Ron was born in Swift Current, Saskatchewan and grew up in Abbotsford since age ten. He
graduated from De Vry Technical Institute in Toronto and worked as an Engineering Technologist for a good part of his life.
Ron travelled a lot installing and testing microwave towers in many provinces and in the Philippines and later he enjoyed travelling the world with Cecile.
After moving to Parksville, he joined PGOSA and enjoyed playing pickleball as often as he could and walking daily on the Parksville Bay Boardwalk. Ron will be remembered by his family and friends for his quiet temperament and his kind heart.
For those who wish, donations may be made in Ron’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Nanaimo Hospital Foundation. A private family service will be planned at a later date.
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