Dennis Holgate passed away on May 10, 2005, at the Prince George Regional Hospital at the age of 82 years.
Dennis is survived by his loving wife Jean of Prince George, B.C.; daughters, Lois (Arthur) Cartmell of Chilliwack, B.C. and Dorathy (Herb) Lexa of Dawson Creek, B.C.; step-daughter Louisa Barton-Dugay of Moncton, N.B.; step-sons, Wesley (Ann) Barton of Lumby, B.C., and Hugh (Katherine) Barton of Cortez Island, B.C.; along with 15 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Dennis is also survived by his siblings, brother Gilbert (Mary) Holgate of Ashcroft, B.C.; sisters, Hazel (William) Walters of Ryder Lake, B.C., June Jensen of Prince George, B.C., Ethel (Steve) Screpnick of Kelowna, B.C., and Frances (Carl) Petersen of Chilliwack, B.C.; and many loving nieces and nephews.
Dennis was predeceased by his parents, Denis (Sr.) and Pollie Holgate; and his first wife of 18 years, Leta (Mercer) Holgate, all of Chilliwack.
No service by request.
A Celebration of Life with family and friends of Dennis Holgate will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Dennis to a charity of your choice.