William “Bill” John Bird

Born July 28, 1936 in Vancouver, BC. Called home by his Lord and Saviour March 3, 2014. Succumbed to aspiration pneumonia following an operation in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital.

Predeceased by his parents, sister and brother. Lovingly remembered by his wife Helen of 36 1/2 years, two daughters: Terri, Lori (Don), two sons, Chris (Sue), James (Tamara), eight grandchildren, five great-grandchildren. One nephew: Roy Kimmins, in-laws and many friends. Special thanks to Dr.’s Taves, Nadia, and all staff for their care and kindness.

Memorial services: Sunday, March 9, 2014 @ 4 PM, at The Glory Centre, Alpine Centre, 100 Kalamalka Lake Road, Unit 48 and Sunday, March 16, 2014 @ 6:30 PM at The Open Valley Cowboy Church, at the Head of The Lake Hall. Memorial service in Prince George at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please contribute to your favorite charity.

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