Richard de BOER

de BOER, Richard (Dick)
Richard (Dick) de Boer of Carstairs, businessman, husband, father, brother, and dear friend, passed away Friday, November 30, 2012, at the age of 78. He is survived by his loving wife Beth, his four sons Glenn (Bernice), Allen (Wendy), Darrell (Jolie), and Daniel; his siblings Harriet (Jess), Ruby, William (Ruth), Ida, Andrew, and Susan (John); and 22 nephews and nieces and their families. He is predeceased by his father George, mother Anne, and brothers Andries, John, and Charles. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at West Zion Mennonite Church, Carstairs with Pastor Mal Braun officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Royal Canadian Legion's Poppy Fund.


Published in The Calgary Herald on Dec. 5, 2012