Rudy Isaac passed away at the Chilliwack General Hospital on February 26, 2006 at the age of 71 years. He was born February 15, 1935 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Rudy is survived by his loving wife, Helen, of 49 years, 3 brothers; John (Sara), Frank (Elsie) and Jim (Ella), 2 sisters; Justina and Betty (Frank), numerous nieces and nephews and his ever loving Hiebert in-laws.
Rudy was raised in Morden, Manitoba where he attended school, then worked in the post office. There he met and married his beloved Helen. They lived in Winnipeg for several years where he worked for an electrical company. They moved to Vancouver/Burnaby in 1963. He worked for Westinghouse for many years. After retiring they moved to Chilliwack in 1995. He enjoyed golfing and curling.
After his first bout with cancer in 2000 he volunteered for the Canadian Cancer Society in fund raising and most notably the Peer Support program through “Cancer Connection”.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 3, 2006 at 10:00 am at Carman United Church on Vedder Road in Chilliwack with Rev. Michael Hare officiating. Internment at Carman Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Carman United Church or a charity of choice would be appreciated.