Irv grew up on a dairy farm in Stroud, Ontario. He began his career in retail building supplies as a truck driver with Beaver Lumber and quickly advanced in the company. He was transferred to BC in 1965. He retired in 1985 as the general manager of Windsor Plywood.
Irv loved world travel, curling, and golfing with his buddies at the Golden Eagles course.
He leaves behind his wife, Elaine; and children, Glenn (Diane), and Sheri (Brian); grandchildren, Chelsea (Mark), Parker (McKenzie), and Tate; and great-granddaughter, Hazel.
No service at Irv's request.
Published in The Tri-City News from Sep. 10 to Oct. 10, 2021.