Apr 2, 1926 – Apr 23, 2018
Harry was born in Delisle, Saskatchewan. He had a spirit of adventure so joined the military in 1943.
Harry enjoyed a long and rewarding career in the army with the PPCLI, living on many bases across Canada and Germany.
Upon his retirement in 1969, he and his wife Hope settled in Chilliwack, BC. Together they created a new and successful work chapter as a real estate duo, known as the ‘Team’. They also owned several successful Chilliwack Businesses.
Upon retirement from his last career, he and Hope took up singing with the Heritage Singers, bringing joy to many retirement homes in the region.
Harry passed away peacefully in his sleep on April 23, 2018. He is survived by his son Gordon (wife Pamela), daughter Leslie (husband Ken), many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is also survived by his sister Velma Leys (husband Martin).
Harry was predeceased by his wife Hope and his daughter Sharron.
The family expresses sincere gratitude to Laara Kayler for her care for Harry.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be sent to: Leslieparent@hotmail.com