Steven Lawrence Sebelley, 84, died Monday, December 6, 2010 at the Chilliwack General Hospital, following a brief battle with cancer.
Steven leaves his wife of 56 years, Jean (Glashan) Sebelley; his son, Larry Sebelley and his wife, Lori Sebelley; his granddaughters, Cory Castle and Melissa Sebelley, and their three children. Aidin, Akeyla, and Kingston; plus the many friends he developed over the years.
Born in Czechoslovakia on October 28, 1926, he emigrated to Canada with his parents and four siblings in 1929. They lived for many years in Saskatchewan, then settled in Mission, BC.
In his adult life, Steven was a preventative maintenance clerk in Woodfibre, a banker in Richmond, an accountant in North Delta, and an entrepreneur in Aldergrove. Steven retired as a hotel clerk in Vancouver. Since retiring, he enjoyed gardening and travelling with the local RV club.
A private remembrance will be held in December.