Ronald Philip Kitt passed away on November 6, 2013 in Chilliwack, BC at the age of 71. Ron was born in Edmonton, Alberta on July 19, 1942. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Sandra (nee Kirkwood), and three sons: Terry (wife Misty, Children Denver 10, Macie 8), Gordon and Chris (wife Tegan). He is also survived by his mother Lucy Kitt, brother Raymond Kitt of Surrey, and Roland Kitt of Edmonton, Alberta. Rons’ career started at Jenner Motors as a mechanic in Edmonton. He moved to Calgary to work for Shaw GMC and later Rentway Canada. In 1971 Ron was transferred to Kamloops, BC to open a new Rentway Canada branch. He later moved on to sell farm machinery and heavy logging Equipment. In 1984 the family moved to Abbotsford, BC. where Ron continued selling farm machinery throughout the Fraser Valley. Ron was always a favorite to the farmers that he met and Ron never forgot a name or a face. In 2003 Ron started Kitt Equipment Trailer Sales, which is owned and operated by Ron and sons Gord and Chris. Kitt Equipment sells trailers in Chilliwack, Aldergrove, and Parksville.
Throughout the years Ron enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing, and travelling. He was a supporting and dedicated father, and an amazing husband. Ron always had a gentle heart and a kind soul, his humor and unique personality will always be something that will be remembered, and never forgotten. There will be a family service on Nov. 20, 2013 and a celebration of life in early 2014.
Henderson’s Funeral Home in care of arrangements. 604-792-1344. On line
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