Maurice Joseph William Ouimet
July 7, 1927 – February 14, 2015
Maurice Joseph William Ouimet entered into rest in Kamloops on February 14, 2015, aged 87 years. Maurice is survived by his six children: Jacki (Ernie) of Creston, BC, Colleen (Darrel), of Westbank, BC, George (Judy) of Kamloops, BC, Lee (Francia) of Ixtapa, Mexico, Darci of Westbank, BC and Laurie (Laura) of Erin, ON, eleven grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren, his brothers Bert and Norman, and sisters Freda and Yvonne; also nieces and nephews, as well as many friends and relatives. He is predeceased by his parents Fred and Jeanne and brothers Guy and Leo.
Maurice was born in Villeneuve, Alberta and spent most of his career as the Railway Station agent in Wembley, Alberta, He then moved with his family to Grande Prairie, Alberta, before moving to the Vancouver area in BC. Maurice completed his working career with the City of Burnaby and then retired to become a Snowbird between the City of Chilliwack and Yuma, AZ. He moved to Kamloops in 2013 to be closer to family and grandchildren. Our sincere thanks to Kamloops Hospice and all the staff for their kindness and care given to Maurice. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the Rainbow Estates clubhouse at 9055 Ashwell Rd, Chilliwack BC. Should friends desire, donations may be made to the SPCA.