(June 8, 1959- September 25, 2008)
Prayers: Monday, September 29, 2008 at 7:00 p.m., Seabird Island Immaculate Conception Church
Funeral: Tuesday, September 30, 2008 at 11:00 a.m., Seabird Island Immaculate Conception Church
Survived by parents: Mother, Mazie (Emma) Peters and stepfather, Ed Peters; aunts: June Harris (Guy McNeil), Nancy Murphy (Chadd Murphy), Sherry Harris, Janice Parsey (Rod Parsey), Marie Harris, Ethelyn Gabriel and Helen Angus; uncle, Vincent Harris, Jr (Charlotte Harris) and Lawrence Hope (Elsie Hope); sisters: Beatrice Joe (Mathew Point), Leah McNeil (Aaron McNeil), Teresa Peters, Kimberly Nath; brothers: Merle Benda; children: Vanessa Spooner (mother: Carolanne Spooner), Allison Heward, David Heward (Mother: Norma Heyward); step-children: Rosa, Victoria, Cindy and Phyllis (Mother: Clara Smith); grandchild: Hayden.
Many nieces, newphews and cousins. And friends.
Pre-deceased by Gramma and Grandpa Vincent Sr., and Beatrice Harris; grandfather: Pete Peters; grandmother: Irene Combes; father William (Butch) Joe; step-mother: Carol Joe; brother: Anthony Joe; uncles: Donny Harris Sr., Ronald Harris and Bobby Harris Sr.
Melvin has many friends all over the Fraser Valley.