WIGHT, “Larry”

Birth: October 24, 1921

Death: November 2, 2011

Larry Wight, 90 years, died peacefully in Vancouver, BC, with his children nearby. Born in Drumheller, AB, he was predeceased by his wife of 56 years, Glenna, whom he missed dearly; survived by children Patricia Bowman, Laurel Emerson (Bob), Maureen Wight (Ron Sandor) and David Wight; grandchildren Janet Markham, Rob Emerson and Loreena Sandor; great-grandchildren Andrew, Ian, Lilo and Isla; and brothers Doug and Gary.

Larry graduated UBC in 1946 as a Professional Electrical Engineer; he worked for BC Power Commission (Smithers, Vernon, Nanaimo, Okanagan and Victoria), for Federal Dept. of Public Works (Ottawa), as Director of BC Indian Affairs; ending his career as BC Hydro Vice President, Vancouver.

Larry was an Honorary Member of West Van Kiwanis and longstanding member of Gyros (Nanaimo and Vernon).

The family would like to thank Haro Park Centre and Dr. Chris Pavlou for their care and kindness.

Larry was dedicated to family and known for his humour, generosity and noble respect of others.

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