Gordon WILTSHIRE

Wiltshire, Gordon. On February 23, 2014, Gordon Wiltshire passed away at the age of 84 years. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Marilyn, children Doug Wiltshire (Michelle), Diane Enright (nee Wiltshire) (Gary), Linda Ferguson (Jerry Code), Marni Dunsire (nee Ferguson) (Rob), Diane Bowthorpe (nee Ferguson) (Larry) and Gerry Ferguson (Susie). He also leaves 11 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents Art and Hannah Wiltshire of Chilliwack. Gordon was a lifelong Chilliwack resident and attended Central School in the 30’s, and graduated from Chilliwack Senior Secondary in 1947. He spent most of his working years as a businessman in downtown Chilliwack. Dad enjoyed his wilderness backpacking trips in Cathedral Provincial Park. He achieved his goal to cross the finish line in the Vancouver Marathon, which he did twice at the ages of 60 and 61. Gordon and Marilyn loved their road trips to Reno, the southern U.S. and their yearly vacation to The Mauian on Napili Bay. Gord will be missed by all of us.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Chilliwack Hospice Society Information at :www.chilliwackhospice.org/

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At Gordon’s request, a family gathering will be held on April 12/14. Details to follow. Please leave your condolences and good memories at www.hendersonsfunerals.com in the guest book on Gordon’s page. Henderson’s Funeral Home in care of arrangements.

604-792-1344. On line condolences may be left at www.hendersonsfunerals.com