Donald Oliver Grigg, late of Chilliwack, passed away July 5, 2006 in Chilliwack General Hospital at the age of 78. He was born September 6, 1927 in Chilliwack and had lived in this area his whole life.
He was a retired dairy farmer and had farmed for 22 years in East Chilliwack on Grigg Road. He was involved in the lumber industry also. He loved the outdoors and was very involved in the Fish & Game Club. He was also a member of Ducks Unlimited and the Forresters.
He was a member of the Chilliwack Alliance Church for 50 years. A private family interment will be held prior to the Memorial Service.
A Memorial Service will be held at the Chilliwack Alliance Church on July 12, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. Rev. Brian Derksen officiating assisted by Rev. Harold Throness.
He is survived by his wife, Helene Grigg, married for 52 years and their 3 children, Doreen (Dan) Rennick, Jim (Gale) Grigg and Dolores (Christian) Girard; 6 grandchildren, Krystal Rennick, Tiffany Rennick, Jynelle Grigg, Taylor Grigg, Rachelle Girard and Emily Girard.
He was predeceased by his father, James Oliver Grigg and mother, Uzzella Grigg.
If friends so desire, donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.