Frederick HANSFORD

HANSFORD

FREDERICK ERNEST HARRY

January 15, 1918 – August 20, 2008

Fred passed peacefully but unexpectedly in Hospital after hip surgery. He will be lovingly missed by Lucille, his wife of nearly 68 years.

Also survived by his sister Aimee, daughters Florence (Roger) Rivard, Joyce ( Ernie) Althaus and sons Alf (Irene) and Earl (Cathy); ten grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren. Predeceased by sister May and son Doug.

Fred was born on the family farm near Mullingar, Saskatchewan and served in WW2. The family moved to the Ocean Park / Crescent Beach area in 1956. Fred and Lucille’s home has always been a gathering point for friends and relatives. He was a gentle, quiet man with a twinkle in his eyes.

Funeral to be held at Valley View Funeral Home, 14660 72nd Ave, Surrey on Tuesday August 26th at 10:30 am. the Rev. Bill Booth presiding. Reception to follow.

Donations if desired to the Canadian Diabetic Association.