It is with deepest sorrow that the family of John Frederick Hudson announces his passing on September 29th at the age of 82. John is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Irene, and by his daughter Deborah, son and daughter-in-law David and Laura, grandchildren Lisa, Jeff and Michelle and sister-in-law Willena.
John is lovingly remembered as a kind, caring and devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend. John was born in London, England and moved with his parents to Canada in 1950. John was a great sports fan and from his boyhood days, held a special place in his heart for the Arsenal Football Club. He trained as a Chartered Accountant and worked for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation for more than 25 years. John and Irene enjoyed a lifetime of travels and 21 years of retirement together.
John’s family wishes to thank the staff at the Palliative Care Unit of NRGH and at Trillium Hospice for their wonderful care. John will be very greatly missed.
A Traditional Funeral Service will be held at St. Anne & St. Edmund Anglican Church, Parksville, BC on Saturday, October 6th at 11:00 am. followed by burial at Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens at 3:00 pm.