Daniel Henry James PETTIS

Passed away on Aug 26, 2010 at Agassiz, BC, at the age of 31 years. He was born in Chilliwack and is survived by his wife Amy Pettis; parents: Henry (Jr) and Linda Pettis; his daughter: Lizzy Pettis; brother: Mark Campbell; sisters: Melanie Pettis, Jamielynn Pettis, Valerie Pettis, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was predeceased by his great-grandma Margaret Murphy, grandparents Henry and Christine (Tiny) Pettis, grandparents Jim Fraser & Margaret Murphy, Godfather Henry Murphy, uncles Joey Pettis, William (Buddy) Pettis, Archie Fraser and aunt Darlene Joseph.

Daniel was given the nickname “Tubby” at the age of two. He was a Volunteer Firefighter of the Seabird Island Fire Department for 18 years. He graduated from Agassiz Secondary School in 2000. Daniel loved spending his summers up at the Pettis family fish camp in Yale. He also enjoyed playing baseball and soccer. Daniel had many career paths in carpentry, cattle farming, planting trees, rock picking, rebar and cooked at the Seabird Island Cafe.

Daniel’s smile could impact the entire room and in every walk of his life he would make friends and he always had a hug for everyone and always shared how much he cared about you.

Prayers will be held on Wed., Sept. 1, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. at 3124 Seabird Island Road.

The Funeral will be held on Thurs., Sept. 2, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at the Seabird Island Immaculate Church. Burial to follow at the Seabird Island Cemetery. There will be a meal held at the Seabird Island Band Office Gym after the Burial.

Online condolences can be left at www.hendersonsfunerals.com