Passed away at Canuck Place, Children’s Hospice on January 4, 2004 at the age of 5 years old. Trace is survived by his loving family, parents Abe & Joan Derish, Chilliwack
One sister, Rheanna at home, paternal grandmother, Martha Derish of Kamloops B.C.; maternal grandparents, Hans & Ardis Ruttimann of Chilliwack; Numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
Trace has gone to join his brother, Niles 1998 and his paternal grandfather, Nick Derish 2003.
Memorial funeral services were held on Friday, January 9, 2004 from the Chapel of Henderson’s Funeral Home at 7:00 p.m. Chaplin Eric Stephenson of Canuck Place officiated cremation. If family or friends so desire, donations to Canuck Place Children’s Hospice 1690 Matthews Ave., Vancouver, B.C. V6J 2T2.