Chip was born and raised in Port Alberni. His younger years were spent playing soccer and baseball and making lifelong friends. He moved to the lower mainland as a young adult and spent many years there. He moved to Las Vegas in 1991 and worked a few jobs until he found one that was fulfilling. He spent the last 13 years as a backflow Technician for the Las Vegas Valley Water District.
Pre-deceased by his parents George and Evelyne, brother George, and sister Freda. Also, brother in law Joe Mearns.
Chip is survived by brother Len (Evalyn), Sister Georgina Mearns, brother in law Greg Greaves, sister in law Lee Sheers, sister Brenda Graydon, Sister Maureen (Kel) Gouliquer, sister Jocelyn (Terry) Sloat. Also, brother in law Tony Graydon, and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.
We would like to celebrate Chip and all that he was to each of us at Georgina’s. 6090 Ferguson Road September 22nd at 2:00 pm. All who would like to raise a glass and share some memories are welcome to join us.