January 17, 1936 – November 16, 2006
He will be dearly missed by all whose lives he touched.
It is with profound sadness that the family announces the sudden passing of Al on Nov. 16, 2006.
Al is survived by his loving wife, Peggy; children, George, David (Esther), Linda (Scott) Ingbritson, Laura (Chris) Monet, Debbie (Steve) Lambert, Delaine (Terry) Lucas, Darlene (Phil) Irvine; grandchildren, Jason, Steve, David, Mark, Mike, Daniel, Chris, Robin, Christian, Vanessa, Breanne, Taylor, Lindsay, and Danielle; great grandson, Mathew; brothers Eric and Ken (Min).
Al was born in England and served in the RAF, he emigrated to Canada where he retired after 25 years with the RCAF. Upon retirement Al worked for the Edmonton Medical Examiners Office. Al and Peggy moved to Chilliwack in 1997 where Al became involved in volunteer work with the RCMP – CPAC, Jr. Curlers and Blind Curling members. Al served on the Kinkora Golf Club and Chilliwack Curling Club’s executive. Al was to volunteer with the Continental Cup this weekend.
A memorial service was held at the Chilliwack United Church on Tueday, November 21, 2006 with Reverend Doug Ireland.
Thank you to our wonderful friends and family for their support, food, and flowers. Also our sincere gratitude to the I.C.U. team, Dr. Son and nurse Cecile.
In memory of Al donations can be made to Chilliwack United Church, Memorial Fund, 45835 Spadina Ave., Chilliwack, BC, V2P-1T4 or to Chilliwack Junior Curling League, Box 102, Chilliwack, BC, V2P-6H7.
“You never say goodbye to one you have loved as they are always just a thought away and can be called upon at anytime.”