HENDERSON _ Ralph "Hunk" passed peacefully at home in his sleep on the morning of July 23rd, 2003. Born in Ottawa July 24th, 1914. Lived most of his life in Vancouver and West Vancouver. Predeceased by wife Janet; sons Drew and Brent; brothers, Harold and Arnold; and sister Ruth. Survived by son Greg; grandchildren, Russell and Jacqueline. Graduate of UBC, served in WWII - RCAF 5 years, POW - 3 years. Ralph was a well known athlete in Rugby, Football and Basketball. Played for UBC, Canadian champion - Vancouver Cloverleafs and the Edmonton Eskimos. Former director and president of the B.C. Lions. He will be missed by his many friends and teammates. No Funeral Service by request. Donations to Kidsport Fund, 209 - 1367 W. Broadway, Vancouver, V6H 4A9, in his memory would be appreciated.
Published in The Vancouver Sun on Aug. 1, 2003.