William Douglas Rathbone

Rathbone, William Douglas

Died at Nanaimo General Hospital on November 29, 2005, after a long battle with lung disease (emphysema).

He was born in Toronto Ontario, November 21,1924.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Audrey; children Susan Bain (David) John Rathbone (Anne-Marie) Joanne Goss (Wally) Grandchildren; Megan, Amanda, Nathan, Emily, Janine (Steven), Angela and great grandchildren Kira and Marina. Brothers John (Pam) & Murray (Evelyn) of Hamilton & Bruce (Pamela) of Toronto. And many beloved nieces and nephews.

Bill was highly respected from coast to coast for his 49 years in the advertising industry. He was proud of his service in the Canadian Navy in WW11. He loved music and spent many years singing in Anglican Church Choirs.

Memorial Service will be held Saturday, Dec. 10,

2005 at 2:30 pm at St. Anne/St. Edmund Anglican

Church 407 Wembley Rd, Parksville, BC

If one so wishes donations in Bill’s memory may be made to the BC Lung Association, 2675 Oaks St. Vancouver,BC V6H 2K2 (1-800-665-5864) or to the Music Program at St. Ann/St. Edmund Anglican Church, Parksville BC


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