Ron passed away on July 20, 2015 just 15 days after his 87th birthday.
He was born in Victoria, BC on July 5, 1928.
At the age of 18 Ron met the love of his life Dorothy, who he married in 1951. They celebrated their 64th Anniversary in 2014.
Ron joined the Forest Service and worked and lived in Squamish, Boston Bar, Echo Bay, Thurston Bay, Alexis Creek and 100 Mile House, where after 36 years he retired in 1984.
Ron’s first love was his wife and family, and always the great outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and trap shooting, he also enjoyed photography.
In 1996 Ron & Dorothy moved to Keremeos.
Ron is predeceased by his daughter Linda, his brother George and sisters Sandra and Mary Lou.
He leaves behind his wife Dorothy and son Ron, as well as sisters Claudi (Ron), Shauna (Mike), Jo-Ann (Gordon).
Ron will be lovingly remembered for his love of the outdoors and for being a kind and loving husband and father.