Wayne Gordon Toop passed away on April 27, 2009 at Abbotsford, BC. Wayne was born October 23, 1952 in Chilliwack to Leslie and Doris Toop.
Wayne is survived by his sister, Kim Toop (Braun); brother, Vern (Kathy) Toop; niece (Kelsey), cousin and friend Dale Toop, numerous aunts and uncles, cousins and friends.
Wayne was predeceased by his parent Les and Doris; his uncle, Weldon Toop; grandparents, Annie and Gordon Toop; and life partner, Brian.
Wayne graduated from Chilliwack Senior and then went on to attend cooking school in Nanaimo, Dawson Creek and Edmonton.
Wayne was an excellent chef and worked at Homers, Harrison Hotel and resorts up north. Wayne had an infectious laugh, loved to play crib and cards, go fishing and camping with friends and spending time with his family. Wayne enjoyed watching a good game of hockey or baseball. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, May 7, 2009 at 1:30 p.m. at Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home 45865 Hocking Ave. Chilliwack.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
A special thank you to Wendy Mader, Dale Toop, Sue Cronk for all their help, support and love.
Online condolences can be left at www.mem.com