Bob Rowlands late of Slesse Park, formerly of Cultus and Chilliwack passed away at the Chilliwack General Hospital at the age of 56. Bob was born October 10, 1947 in Chilliwack and has lived in this area all his life.

He worked in construction and renovating. He enjoyed his cats, horses, garden and helping his friends. He was a member of the Chilliwack Horse Association; Kinsmens Mother’s March and Kidney Foundation. He was a past member of C.R.V.R.A. and Chilliwack River Volunteer Fire Department.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2004 at 11 a.m. at St. Thomas Anglican Church. Rev. C. Lenz officiating. Cremation, Valley Crematorium. Interment at the Anglican Cemetery at a date to be announced.

Pallbearers: Peter Rempel, Jim Dean, Phil Craven, and Al Perchacz. Honourary bearer Jack Coutts.

Bob is survived by his cousin Les Rowlands; 2nd cousin Julie Hobbs; good friends Judy Hollander; Judy (Mack) Perchacz ; Al Perchacz; Jim & Laura Dean; Jack Coutts and many good friends, neighbours and “Smith and Wesson”.

He was predeceased by his mother, Marion Rowlands and father, Sidney Rowlands and grandparents Maude and Joseph Banks.

Special thanks to Rev. Charlie Lenz for being there.

If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Chilliwack Hospice Society or the Kidney Foundation.

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