(Feb. 13, 1938 – Sept. 1, 2008)

Survived by his best friend and wife Meg, Children: Anne (Rob), Tom (Janette), Greg (Zoe) and Chris (Sara), Grandchildren: Betsy, Nicole , Shantelle, Josh, Ashley, Brett, Megan, Nick, Kat, Katy and Rhys. He was also very loved by Yaya.

Mel was known for his sense of humour and his love for sport. His family meant everything to him. Mel was a friend to all.

Prayers to be held Thursday evening September 4, at 7:00 pm at St. Mary’s Church, 8909 Mary St, Chilliwack. Funeral Service to follow on Friday, Sept. 5, 2008 at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s.

In lieu of flowers please donate to the Canadian Cancer Society.