KING; Edmund J. Patrick (Pat)
Pat passed peacefully December 24, 2015 in Penticton, BC with family by his side after a courageous battle with cancer. Pat was born March 17, 1940 in Kingston ON. He served 28 years in the military and spent two terms in the Middle East in 1966/1967 and 1974/1975. After retiring from the forces in 1986 he spent 12 years as a civil servant at CFB Chilliwack. Pat married Gail May, 20, 1961 in London, ON and they were married 54 years and raised three children. Pat enjoyed riding his Harley and was actively involved in charities with motorcycle clubs. Pat was predeceased by his parents Edmund, Mabel and brother Joe. He is survived and will be sadly missed by his loving wife Gail; children Dianne (Len), Patricia, David; siblings Lu Anne (Tim), Sharon, Richard; grandchildren Sarah (Brendon), Megan, Ashton; great granddaughter Layla and niece Stephanie (Ryan). The family will celebrate Pat’s life with a private gathering held at a later date. The family wishes to extend their appreciation and thanks to Dr. R. Masson, staff at Moog and Friends Hospice House and to all who expressed their condolences.