Thomas Harry Laidlaw
February 1, 1933 –
August 20, 2014
It is with great sadness that we announce that Harry Laidlaw died on Wednesday, August 20th at his home. He leaves his beloved wife Sally; children, Jill Pomeroy (Steve), Gwyneth Laidlaw, Tom (Janet) Laidlaw; step-son Greg Gammon; as well as his six grandchildren. Also, he leaves his sister, Gail Stevenson; plus many nieces and nephews, as well as many dear friends. Harry was predeceased by his parents, Thomas and Evelyn Laidlaw.
Harry was born in Vancouver and was educated at St. George’s School. He was involved in the brokerage business. As an astute businessman, he was always engaged in current events. Harry had a passion for travel, especially for the numerous walking trips, which took him through many areas of France and Spain. He maintained a love of antique cars throughout his life. Harry will be remembered as a good husband, family man, and member of his community. He shall be missed.
A gathering of family and friends will take place at the family home in Qualicum Beach on Thursday, August the 28th at 3:30 in the afternoon.
To send a condolence to the family please visit
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM
(250-248-5859) in care of arrangements.