September 5, 1952 – July 25, 2010
Richard “Rick” Earl Bucknell, 57, loving husband, father and grandfather passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, July 25, 2010 at his home in Armstrong, BC. Rick was born in New Westminster, BC on September 5, 1952. Rick and his wife, Lynette, moved to Nakusp, BC in 1975 where they raised their four children. In 1992 the family moved to Armstrong, BC. Rick enjoyed working on wood working projects and being in the outdoors, particularly sailing, camping, hiking, fishing and riding his motorcycle with his son Ray. Rick will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 38 years, Lynette; his four children Sandra (Owen) Bargery of Armstrong BC, Christine (Tony) Turpin of Armstrong BC, Raymond (Tanis Angove) Bucknell of Salmon Arm, BC and Loretta Bucknell of Kelowna, BC; his four grandchildren Julia Bargery, Dean Bargery, Alexander Bargery and Gillian Turpin; his mother Phyllis Bucknell of Nakusp, BC; his sisters Lisa Johnson and Carol Bucknell; and many extended family and friends. A Memorial Service and Reception will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday August 19, 2010 at Personal Alternate Funeral Services, 2980 Smith Drive, Armstrong, B.C.