Edgar Richard Orel


Edgar Richard

June 26th, 1953- December 17th, 2002

Passed away suddenly early Tuesday morning at the age of 49 years.

Edgar is survived and sadly missed by his wife of 18 years Yvonne, daughters Santana and Veronica, parents Peter and Josephine Orel, father-in-law George Knowles, brothers Roy (Chrystal) and Peter Orel and their families, numerous family members, the girls of Bethel #29 and many, many close friends.

Edgar was very active throughout the community for many years. He is an honorary volunteer firefighter with 16 years experience. He was an active member of Discovery Masonic Lodge #149 and was currently serving as Associate Bethel Guardian of Bethel #29 of the International Order of Job’s Daughters. Edgar taught firearms course, was a lifetime member of the Tyee club, Gun Club and Vintage Car Club.

Edgar was always willing to lend a hand, a smile, a joke and a chuckle. He was ever busy, always on the go, full of life, love and had an interest in everything. His laughter and light will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, December 22nd, at the Sportsplex.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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