Our Amazing Father, Grandfather, Great-Grandfather, Uncle and Great Uncle is gone, but will not be forgotten.
Ben was predeceased by his wife, Jessie (1992) and son, Ben Jr. (2010). Ben is survived by his daughter, Ina (Lloyd); grandchildren, Mike (Lisa), Lori, Wally, and Mark. Great grandsons, Tyler and Kyle. Also nephews and great nephews.
Ben was a commercial fisherman for the Canadian Fishing Co. for over 70 years. He retired at the age of 92.
A very special thank you to Ed and Thelma Silkens, Jim and Vicky Lagos, and Tom and Margaret Lagos for thier support and help. You are special people.
also, thank you to Dr. Meckin and his staff. Thank you to the staff at CR Hospital on 2 South especially to the staff on 2 North, who were with Ben on his last few days.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Sept. 21, 2013 at 1pm at the Thunderbird Hall in C.R.
Published in Campbell River Courier Islander from Aug. 30 to Aug. 31, 2013