William (Bill) J. Sedar
July 7, 1922 – October 31, 2016
With heavy hearts we announce Bill’s passing on Monday, October 31, 2016. He is survived by the love of his life, Rita; children, Keith (Shelley), Patti (Bill), Laureen (Darrell); 5 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.
Born in Truax, Saskatchewan to Joseph and Anna Sedar, Bill was raised in Winnipeg. He joined the RCAF in 1941 and served in Europe during WWII.
Bill married Rita in 1948 in Chilliwack and they were happily married for 67 years. Together they built their first house in Vancouver where they started their family. Later they relocated to Coquitlam where they lived for 27 years. After retirement from his 37 year career with Dairyland, Bill and Rita retired to Qualicum Beach and enjoyed many winters in Arizona.
Bill will be forever remembered for his love for god, his travels, cards, dancing, entertaining and a love of a good debate.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 am on
Saturday, November 26, 2016 at the
Church of the Ascension, 887 Wembley Road
in Parksville, BC.
Your presence we miss, your memories we treasure.
Loving you always, forgetting you never.
To send a condolence to the family please visit
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM
(250-248-5859) in care of arrangements.