CUMMINGS, L. Roy
The Guest Book is expired.
Roy passed peacefully in Hospital October 13, 2012 at Burnaby B.C. Predeceased by his parents, John Edward ( 1976), Ada Irene Churchill) (1987). Survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Sharon, brother, Gary, children, Sheri Philp, Kelly (Derek) Kuiack, Karen (Dave) Mitchell, Roger (Michelle) Cummings, grandchildren, Sarah Reimer, Amanda, Ian Kuiack, Carly Macey, Jon, Beth Mitchell, Zach, Jackson Cummings, many nieces, nephews and other relatives. Roy was born February 3, 1942, Duncan, B.C. After relocating to Vancouver, he attended Tecumseh Elementary, John Oliver Senior Secondary, graduating from David Thompson in 1960. On November 4, 1960 he married Sharon (Troughton) and began articles with Thorne, Gunn, Helliwell and Christenson Chartered Accountants in Vancouver, B.C. In 1966 he wrote the Uniform Final Exam, placing 3rd in the standings and was admitted to the Institute of Chartered Accountants. In 1972. Leif Nordahl, David Craig, Roy and Don Jeffery formed N.C.C.J. Chartered Accountants. After many successful years practicing his profession he retired in 2004. Roy was active in his grandchildren's lives, attending sports events, dance recitals and school concerts. Roy and Sharon did a lot of travelling and spent most summers at the cottage at Loon Lake, B.C. A memorial will be held Monday, October 29, 2012, 1:30 p.m. at the Hilton Vancouver Metrotown, 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby, B.C. Parkade entrance off Kingsborough. Light refreshments will be served following the memorial. In lieu of flowers, please send a donation to the charity of your choice. You may also register to be an organ donor, after the harvesting of Roy's corneas, two people will receive the gift of sight.
Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Oct. 20 to Oct. 28, 2012