MR. WILLIAM HARRY (BILL) MORRIS-READE passed away in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Saturday, November 1st, 2003 at the age of 73 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife Margaret (Marg), to whom he was married for 50 years, his children; Paul of Vernon, B.C. and Janet (Rainer) of Vancouver, B.C., his grandchildren; Abigail, Rachel and Christopher, his sister, Dorothy Thomas of Abbotsford, B.C., his cousin, Harry Morris-Reade of Roberts Creek, B.C. and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Al Morris-Reade. Bill was very active in various sports for most of his life. He was involved with Meralomas Football and English-style Rugby in Vancouver, B.C., refereed Canadian Amateur Football for over 30 years with the Okanagan Suns, the Vernon Flag Football League and Vernon Minor Football, was a player and umpire for Softball Canada & Funtastics Tournaments and was also a Past Member of the Kiwanis Club. Cremation preceded the Memorial Service which will be held at Trinity United Church on Thursday, November 6th, 2003 at 11:00 A.M. with Mrs. Sheila Odney officiating. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Bill to the Canadian Diabetic Association, P.O. Box 1301, Vernon, B.C. V1T 6N6. Cremation arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (1-250-542-1187).

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