Hector Thomas passed away peacefully on Sun., July 15th at home in Chilliwack, BC at the age of 80 years. He was born April 17, 1927 in West Kirby, England.

He will be greatly missed by his best friend and wife Marilyn; his sons: Daniel and Graham; stepdaughters: Kelly Blane and Tracey (Ron) Brown; only grandson: Dylan; and a few relatives in England.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Irene; brothers: John, Bob and Jim; and his sisters :Thora and Sylvia.

Hector immigrated to Canada in 1978. He started up his own business, Gradan Developments Inc. in Port Moody in 1980 and just retired in 2006 at the age of 79.

He was a self-taught musician on piano and the accordion. He loved a party. He liked to play snooker, golf, darts, brew wine and camp up at CRCG.

He will be sadly missed by many friends.

An invitation is extended to family and friends to attend a Celebration of Hector’s life at his home on Sun., August 12, 2007 at 1:00 p.m.

Many thanks to the Fraser Health nurse’s and Home Support workers for their special care.

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