Richard Ramsey

Richard Allan Ramsey, aged 74 years, passed away at Vernon on Sunday, August 31, 2008.

Born at Duncan, Dick moved to Armstrong in the mid 1940’s and has resided there since. He will

be lovingly remembered by his six children – Marilyn (Lud) Brzostowski of Armstrong, Jim Ramsey

of Armstrong, Pat Pohl of Sydney, Nova Scotia, Dave (Teresa) Ramsey of Armstrong, Elaine (Bruce)

Callander of Calgary and Bob (Karen) Ramsey of Vernon; nineteen grandchildren; three great

grandchildren; Rose Ramsey and Mabel Louttit both of Armstrong; ten siblings Edward “Bud”

(Shirley) Ramsey of Ontario, Peggy Poirier of Merritt, Fred Ramsey of Duncan, Don (Fay) Ramsey

of Vernon, Ken (Micheline) Ramsey of Quebec, Bill (Judi) Ramsey of Langley, Isobel Burbridge of

Edmonton, Noreen (Brian) Russell of Campbell River and Len (Heather) Ramsey of Armstrong;

Aunt Vera Moore of Armstrong; extended family and many friends. Predeceased by parents

Edward and Barbara Ramsey. Dick worked for 36 years at Buckerfi elds. After retiring, Dick kept

himself busy with various jobs. He was a dedicated family man and loved all sports especially

hockey. This passion he passed on to his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He

looked forward to Fridays when he spent the day preparing for his Friday Wine Night. He also

enjoyed the morning coffee group at the A & W. Dick was very active in the community. He

volunteered much of his time organizing and cooking for various community events and working

at the Kinsmen Beer Gardens at the I.P.E. for many years. He will be sadly missed.

A Memorial Service will be held 1:00 p.m., Friday, September 5, 2008 at the Armstrong Bible

Chapel, Armstrong. Reverend Cory Rundell offi ciating.

Arrangements in the care of

Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong.

250 546-7237.

Richard Allan


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