was born in Kamloops, B.C. on October 25th, 1915 and passed away on December 21st, 2010 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 95 years. Al will be lovingly remembered by his children; Norman (Iris) and Laraine (Richard), his granddaughter; Keziah along with numerous extended family members and friends. Al was preceded in death by his wife; Gwendolyn, his brother; Howard, his sister; Eleanor and his parents; Edward and Ella.
Al was a devoted father and grandfather who always put his family’s needs ahead of his own. He was a loyal friend, great neighbor, respected colleague and an incredibly charitable man. Al was a mentor to many; he had a great sense of humor and was an avid sportsman.
Cremation preceded a Celebration of Al’s Life which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Monday, December 27th, 2010 at 10:00 A.M. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Al to the Canadian Cancer Society #104-3402 27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1.
Funeral arrangements have been made with
BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD.,
5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5