Chance Jonathan Long passed away on the 9th of April, 2006 at home in Chilliwack, BC at age 12 years. He was born November 30, 1993 in Lethbridge, AB.
Chance is survived by his dad, Marcel Garnet (step-mom, Autumn); Mom, Jody Marie; step-dad, Fernand; sisters, Destiny May, Jasmine Dakoda and Emma Nicole; his grandma, Helene and grandpa, Ken Long; grandma, Barb and grandpa, Grant Githmark, great grandma, Clemence Jepson; aunt, Debbie (Ross) Milne, Auntie Michelle Rasmussen, cousins, Alexandria and Lucas Milne, Travis Worden; great uncle, Jim (Sharon) Jepson and friends, Honey and Robbie Armstrong, Harriet North Pegan, Fernand Sr. and Maria Gervais and Lorna and Dave Parsons.
Chance was predeceased by his great-grandfathers Harry Jepson, Garnet Long, and Andrew Githmark and great-grandmothers, Irene Long and Jean Githmark.
Chance was a wonderful gift given by God. We were all so blessed to have had him as part of our lives for 12 years. Chance attended Mountainview Evangelical Free Church and was pleased to have attended the AMASA Camp for Special Needs Children.
Funeral Services will be held at the Chilliwack Alliance Church on Monday, April 17, 2006 at 10:30 am with viewing to begin at 9:30 am; Pastor Allan Harder officiating. Pall bearers will be Dave Parsons, Stan Derksen, Ross Milne, Richard Braun, Robbie Armstrong and Kerry Heathman. Cremation to follow.
Donations in Chance’s memory may be made to the BC Children’s Hospital Foundation.