Roy Ron Ferris
Dec 6, 1934 to July 14 2011
Roy was born into an extended farming family in the Andrew area of Alberta. He took most of his schooling in Edmonton and later at SAIT in Calgary.
Married Sally in 1958 and spent 1 year with her traveling in Europe.
He moved to Vernon in 1969 and began Fermco Rental and Sales Ltd. in 1973.
Roy was a Charter member of both the Kal and Tri Lakes Rotary Clubs.
Roy loved the Lord and was always there for everyone with a hug or a handshake.
He was the proud father of Kathleen (John) Baker and Rod (Heidi) and his beloved grandchildren, Christina, Matthew Abigail, and Melissa & Kaitlyn.
Roy spent many hours enjoying the Okanagan summer and winter sports of skiing on the lakes and ski hills as well as supporting his children in competitive swimming at the pools and ski racing at silver star mtn.
Roy was predeceased by his parents, a sister (in infancy), and his brother Andrew.
He leaves to morn his Sister Laura (Arnold), his nieces and nephew and their extended families as well as his brother-in-law Brad Pool and his wife Jennie and their children.
Roy was a very dedicated man to not only his family, but also his work where he touched many people throughout the years. Everyone was touched by Roy’s caring, generous, loving spirit. He will be missed by all who had the honor of knowing him.
A Celebration of Life will be held July 24th at 3:00 pm at Community Baptist Church, 4911 Silver Star Rd. Vernon BC