August 29, 1927 ~ December 12, 2010
Born August 29, 1927 in Schumacher Ontario. Passed away peacefully on December 12, 2010 in Grand Forks, BC.
Predeceased by his wife May in 2007, Jack is survived by his children David (Carol), Nola, Joe and Mickey (Mike); grandchildren Patrick, James, Roger, Kara-Lynn, Nikki, Katie and Alan; great-grandchildren Katherine and AJ; sisters Marge and Carol (John) of Toronto; brother Ron (Mich) of Burnaby; many cousins and longtime friends, and his faithful little dog, Ruby.
Jack and May were longtime residents of Salmo and retired in Creston in 1985. His working career was spent as a miner in and around Salmo, as well as in Ontario, Labrador, the NWT and other areas of BC.
Jack’s fondest times were spent fishing, tending his garden, reading, and spending time with family and friends – drinking coffee and swapping wonderful stories.
We’ll miss you Dad. We’ll see you when we see you.
Arrangements entrusted to Grand Forks Funeral Home.