Born August 2, 1927 in Marinovka, Russia. Died February 13, 2011 at Peace Portal Lodge in White Rock.
He will be sadly missed by his devoted wife Phyllis of 62 yrs; 2 daughters Janis (Jack), Karen; grandson Robin; sisters Hildegard (Bernie), Rene (Gerry), Thelma (John); many nieces and nephews; brother-in-law Robert Collins in Victoria. Jack proudly served with the Royal Canadian Navy from 1944 – 1950. He was a 55 year member of B.A.C. Union, local 2. For 30 years he worked as a Superintendent and Project Manager for Stebbins Engineering Company.
A Memorial will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 240, 2643 128 St., South Surrey, Saturday, March 5, at 12pm. Donations if desired, may be made in Jack’s memory to: The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 240, Building Fund or Coast Guard Auxiliary Station 5, Crescent Beach, B.C., contact Dan Savage, 604-531-8963.