February 6, 1935 – February 28, 2016
Passed away peacefully at Campbell River Hospital. He is survived and will be greatly missed by his wife of 59 years, Evelyn, his daughter Deb (Ted), his son Ray (Kathy); his grandchildren Krystle, Angelica (Jon), Samuel and Brooke, great-granddaughter Charley as well as numerous other family members and friends.
Ben worked at Elk Falls Mill for many years as a supervisor, retiring in 1997. He was a Kinsman and a Mason and in his leisure time he enjoyed fishing, gardening and renovating their homes.
Private family arrangements.
If friends so wish, donations in Ben’s memory made to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.
The family would like to thank Dr. Coetzee and the 2nd floor nursing staff for their wonderful care and attention.