Charles Foisy

Charles Foisy

Charles Rolland


June 1, 1934


July 19, 2013

Charlie was born on June 1, 1934 in Shamrock Valley, Alberta, moving to the Vernon area in 1953 where he resided until he peacefully passed away on July 19, 2013 at Vernon Hospice House. He was predeceased by his parents, Myra and Andrew Foisy; two brothers, Ronald and Urban Foisy; and one sister, Jean Grant. Left to mourn his loss is the love of his life Lois, his wife of 46 years; daughter Janine (Darryl) Dougall; son Sheldon (Laura) Foisy; three grandchildren, Emma, Gareth and Aidan Foisy; brothers, Clarence (Pat), Edwin (Margaret), and Albert Foisy; sisters, Lorraine (Dick) Fochler, Bernice (Carl) Lundstrom, Hermine Labine, Alma Gull, Evelyn Stetsko and Dilima Daren. He will also be mourned by numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and many friends. Charlie was always able to find the positive things in life, and it was rare to not see a smile upon his face. He will be remembered as an avid fisherman, hunter and for his musical ability. Charlie’s proficiency on the pedal steel guitar and dobro is a legacy that will live on in the hearts of those who knew him. A celebration of Charlie’s life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 28, 2013 at the Cherryville Community Hall (158 North Fork, Cherryville, BC).


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