Allan Cyril Edmondson passed away on Saturday, Apr. 10, 2004 at Chilliwack General Hospital at age 86. He was born on August 20, 1917 in Chilliwack, B.C. Allan spent his working years as a logging truck driver, retiring at age 71.
Allan is survived by his wife of 61 years, Evyleen, his son Ken (Ruth) of Sardis, B.C., grandchildren Carrie and Marissa (mother Jenny) and two great grandchildren. His son Bob (Joan) of Salmon Arm, B.C., 3 step grandchildren, and 8 step great grandchildren, one sister Eileen Street and one brother Harold
Allan married Evyleen in 1942. They resided at 45711 South Sumas Road, Sardis for 58 years where they raised their sons and spent his retirement. Allan enjoyed camping and fishing. He also took pride in his home and yard, spending many hours on his gardens and lawn. He will be greatly missed by family and friends.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, Apr. 16, 2004 at 1 pm in the Chapel of Henderson’s Funeral Home. Rev. Ian Grant and Rev. Gerald Walchuk officiating with the Interment at the Chilliwack Cemeteries.
Should family and friends so desire donations may be made to the Cancer Society.
Special thanks to Dr. Fitzpatrick and the nurses on the 4th Floor Palliative Care Unit.