McPhalen, Charles Gerrie

Born Sept. 8, 1916 in Vancouver, BC, died July 12, 2011 in Vernon Jubilee Hospital after a short illness.

Predeceased in 1990 by his wife of 49 years, Marion Ellen Wright. Survived by daughter Marilyn (Doug) Gardiner of Vernon BC, son Jim (Debbie) McPhalen of Nanaimo, BC. and grandchildren Michael Gardiner of Vancouver, Karen Gardiner of Adelaide, Australia, Graham McPhalen of Wainwright, Alberta, and Katherine McPhalen of Victoria, BC.

Chuck retired to Vernon in 1981 after a long career as an accountant working in the forest industry; first in Powell River, BC and then in Vancouver. During WW II he served in the RCAF, Western Air Command.

A reception will be held at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, 4303 Pleasant Valley Road, Vernon, BC on Monday, July 25th at 10:30 A.M. Flowers gratefully declined.

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