Max Douglas HOCKEN


The family of the late Max Hocken appreciates the special care and attention provided by the staff at the Chilliwack General Hospital. We are grateful for the compassionate care Max received during his last days. We would also like to thank our friends and relatives for their kind thoughts and well wishes during our time of loss.

Max Douglas Hocken passed away peacefully in the Chilliwack General Hospital on March 24, 2006. Born April 14, 1927 in Innisfail, Alberta, he was the youngest of seven children born to Mark Dainty and Nora (Gilbert) Hocken. After his marriage in 1950 to wife Marie Cecile Cyre, he resided in Innisfail, Alberta until 1968, when he and his family moved to Chilliwack, B.C.

Max was loved, and is greatly missed by his children, Melvin, John, Joan (Merrick), Daniel, Gilbert, Teresa (Meeres), and Guy; and Grandchildren, Nathan, Sabrina, Kimberly, Jillian, Douglas, Eric, Angie, Meghan, Benjamin, and Clayton.

Max is survived by his siblings, Bruce Hocken and Bessie Davis, of Innisfail, Alberta.

In honor of Max’s request, no service will be held.

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