Allan David Cockerill passed away at CGH on May 12, 2009. He was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba on May 3, 1928.
Predeceased by his wife Reva in 2007 after 50 years of marriage.
Allan is survived by his brother Keith Cockerill (Verna); daughter, Catherine (Fabian) Morrison; grandson, Fabian Morrison (Chrissy); and great-grandchildren: Joshua, Dylan, Emily, and Cloey. Also survived by nieces and nephews Carol, Margaret, Ken, Glen, Lorne, Alana and Daphne. He will be sadly missed by his longhaired golden retriever, Ben.
His life career in banking began in Winnipeg at the Dominion Bank and continued on in BC as bank manager at Quesnel, Vancouver, Haney, Williams Lake, and ending in Chilliwack at TD Bank. After retiring he continued working for 10 years at Chilliwack Forest Camp as Business Manager.
Our thanks for the wonderful support and care given by Dr. Ta, Dr. Causton, Dr. MacFadyen, Dr. Son, and nursing staff at the Chilliwack Hospital.
A visitation will be held on Friday, May 15, 2009 from 7:30 – 9:00 p.m. at Henderson’s Funeral Home.
A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, May 16, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. from the Chapel at Henderson’s Funeral Home. Interment to follow at the Anglican Cemetery. Reception will be held at 9745 Hazel Street, Chilliwack, after the burial.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chilliwack General Hospital Foundation or the BC Cancer Society.
Online condolences can be left at www.mem.com