William NELMES

William NELMES

NELMES; William (Bill)

1937 – 2015

William (Bill) Edward Nelmes was born in Chilliwack, BC on August 10, 1937 and passed away on December 24, 2015 in Oliver, BC after a long battle with cancer. He was predeceased by his parents Bert and Kay Nelmes. Bill is survived by his wife Marian of Oliver; sons Hugh (Elaine) of Prince George and Stanley (Vicki) of Prince George; daughter Jocelyn (Brad) Hensby of Prince George; sister Kathleen (Bill) Spelay of Chilliwack; grandchildren Julie, Andrea, Dillon and numerous nieces and nephews. Bill worked in construction with BC Tel for thirty five years mostly in Prince George. He loved the outdoors, hunting and fishing. After retirement Bill and Marian travelled within Canada, Arizona, Australia and New Zealand. They made many friends in BC and Alberta by travelling to square dances.

Grateful thanks to Dr. Ruddiman and all the staff at Sunnybank Centre. There will be a celebration of his life at a later date. Condolences and tributes may be directed to the family by visiting www.nunes-pottinger.com

Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium, Oliver & Osoyoos.

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