December 30, 1925 – March 3, 2021
Passed away on March 3, 2021 after a short illness in Saanich Peninsula Hospital at the age of 95.
Born in Gladstone, Manitoba Dec. 30, 1925.
Raised and schooled in Arden, Manitoba.
Predeceased by all immediate family; Mother 1926, Father 1966, Brother 1989, Sister 2005.
Served in the RCNVR in the North Atlantic during WWII. Later joined the RCN during which time he served in the Korean Conflict in 1952. Retired from the service in 1972.
He enjoyed the outdoors, boating, fishing, camping and hunting.
He was an honourary associate Life Member of the Victoria Curling Club.
Survived by many nieces, nephews, great nieces & nephews and great, great nieces and nephews.
Art believed that prayer, love as well as time heals all wounds.
“I loved you all until the last
Weep not for me but courage take
And love one another for my sake.”
By Art’s request there will be no service and flowers are gratefully declined.
Cremation has taken place.
Arrangements through First Memorial Services
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