March 18 1945 – September 21 2015
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Ivan Fedorkew at Abbotsford hospital Cardiac Unit September 21st late in the evening.
Ivan is survived by his wife Ruth, daugter Terri (James), son Steve (Angela), grandchildren Briesha and Mason, Deacon and Morgan. Brother Mike (Muriel), sister Irene, sister inlaw Gloria (Barry), Judy (Jim), brother inlaw Ron, Ray (Linda), Don (Virgina), and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Constant companions Chipper and Sam his cats. He was very active with lawn mowing, gardening, he had many hobbies some being his love for decorating his place for Halloween and Christmas, and spending time with his grandchildren when he was able. Ivan worked for Canfor for 33 years at which time the camp downsized and Ivan took early retirement. There were plenty of stories about the Canfor camps at Spring Creek and Chehalis the guys he worked with and the friends he made.
A tea will be held to celebrate Ivan’s life at The Royal Canadian Legion #280, 5661 Vedder Road on October 9th from 1:00 – 3:00pm. Donations can be made to The Children’s Hospital in Lieu of
Flowers on Ivan’s behalf.