Kenneth Richard BARSTAD

Kenneth Richard BARSTAD

Born February 9th, 1962 in Merritt, BC.

In his 49 years Kenny touched and inspired many people throughout his life, changing each one of us for the better through his wisdom and love for life. Not only do we all mourn a great Husband, Grandfather, Son, Dad, Brother, Uncle, Cousin and Friend, we mourn a Wonderful Man, Hero and Role model.  He loved as he was loved, with all his heart.

Kenny loved to spend time with family and friends, especially with his Granddaughter, Faith. His favorite things were fishing at the Fraser River and Ross Lake, poker with the guys, usually bluffing us, playing his many guitars and letting you know when you were wrong. There was no grey area with Kenny, you were doing right or you were wrong.

The angels came for him the morning of January 5th, 2012.  Now there is one more angel looking out for us. 

An Open House Celebration of Ken’s life and 50th birthday, will be held at the Kinsmen Hall on Hope River Road on Saturday, February 11, 2012 from 2:00 til 6:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to the BC Cancer Foundation in Kenny’s name would be greatly appreciated.

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