Sidney (Sid) Herbert Ware, husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away on Tuesday Aug. 31, 2004 at Chilliwack, BC at age 71 years. He was born May 11, 1933 in Burnaby, BC.
Sid is survived by his wife Joan; children Al (Joanne), Kathy (Francis), Ken (Maureen) and Doug (Jennifer); grandchildren, Jeff, Mandy, Dylan, Wade (Jackie), Travis (Jen), Lyle, Colin, Dolly, Jessica, Stephanie, Brian and Heather; great grandchildren, Brenden and Jaren; brother, Art and his son, Ron and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
His parents, Mabel and Sid predeceased him.
Sid married Joan in 1954 and moved to Chilliwack in 1958 where he opened and managed Auto Electric. In 1980, with his partner Frank, he owned and operated Wavan Auto Electric until his retirement in 2001. Sid spent all of his working life in the automobile trade.
He loved to camp, fish and hunt, as well as garden. He was a life -time member of the Chilliwack Fish and Game Club. Sid did not miss watching many hockey games. He was a real family man, and loved to spend time with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. He was an adopted grandfather to many friends and neighbours. He had a great way of making them all feel special and welcome. Sid will be missed enormously by his family and friends.
A memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 8, 2004 at 1:30 pm from the Chapel of Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home, 45865 Hocking Ave., Chilliwack, BC. Major Angus Haggarty officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
“We will miss you, Dad.”