GRAHAM, Stan Thomas
Stan passed away September 30 after a long, courageously fought illness, his family by his side. Deeply adored and sadly missed, he is survived by his loving wife Eileen, daughter Barbara and son-in-law Bjorn. Stan was pre- deceased by his son Alan.
Stan was born January 29, 1926 in Northern Ireland. A veteran of WWII, he immigrated to Canada with his young family in 1952. Owning his own business which serviced the geophysical industry, Stan retired in 1976. Elected twice as a Member of Parliament he worked tirelessly for the riding of Kootenay East – Revelstoke. He was appointed to the Nat’l Parole Board in l989. Stan will be remembered by all who knew him for his warmth, his humor, and the ‘Black Velvet Band’. The family would like to thank his many loyal friends of the Rotary Club of White Rock for their love and support over the years. In lieu of flowers please consider a donation to the Kidney Foundation of Canada B.C. Branch. A memorial will be held at the White Rock Rotary Club Field House, 2197 – 148 Street, October 17 @ 2:00 p.m.