January 30, 1925 - November 5, 2013
Mike passed away peacefully in Saanich Peninsula Hospital Palliative Care on November 5, 2013. Mike was born in England and emigrated to Canada in 1953 where he spent time in Nanaimo and Victoria before settling on the Saanich Peninsula. Mike worked as a Building Contractor for many years until his retirement in 1996. Mike recovered from a stroke in 2002 but continued to enjoy his family and friends despite his physical challenges.
Mike is survived by his wife of 50 years, Diana, his children Karen (Grant Rogers) and Tom (Jan) and granddaughters, Meghan, Kaitlin and Gillian. A celebration of Mike's life will be held at St Stephen's Church, Saanichton BC, on Friday, November 22, 2013 at 2:30pm. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Saanich Peninsula Palliative Care Unit or The Peninsula Stroke Recovery Branch, PO Box 164 Saanichton BC
Published in The Times Colonist from Nov. 15 to Nov. 17, 2013.