Richard Christopher Dunne Jr. passed away June 30, 2003 in his 51st year, at the Chilliwack General Hospital.
Rick was born and raised in Chilliwack. He graduated from Chilliwack Senior Secondary in 1970. Upon graduation he worked for Towler Realty, Wheeler Realty, and also appraising. An avid sportsperson, Rick competed in many sports and was a master ping-pong player, bowler, and golfer.
At the young age of 14, he won the Junior Club Championship at both Chilliwack Golf and Country and Meadowlands. In 2001, Rick won the Chilliwack Open (amateur).
Rick was a loving, generous, and compassionate person who had a zest for life.
He is survived by his parents, Evelyn and Richard Dunne; his daughters, Erin and Ashley; son-in-law Brad; sister Darlene; and loving companion Tracey; as well as a large family.
Memorial service to be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 5, 2003 at Henderson’s Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
No words can express the deep sorrow those he has left behind. Rick’s candle burnt out far too early, but his love and memories will burn forever in the hearts of all the people whose lives he touched.
We will not say ‘’goodbye’’ but instead ‘’until we meet again’’.