Passed away in White Rock, BC on June 27, 2005 at the age of 90.
Predeceased by his parents and half-brother Bill.
He is survived by his loving wife Jean of 64 years, sons Elwin (Carol), Glenn (Chris), daughter Donna Perrealt (Dwayne), 4 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren, brother George (Jean), sisters Charlotte Cross and Marianne Leowen (Leo) and many nieces and nephews.
He was born on December 30, 1914 in Gravelburg SK district.
John was a farmer, businessman, volunteer and was a past Grand master of the Grand Lodge of SK, a Shriner, former President of SK St. John Ambulance as well as a Knight of Grace for his work with St. John Ambulance (October 26, 1979), 33rd degree Mason.
After retirement he and Jean spent many winters in Arizona.
John enjoyed many hobbies and friends.
No funeral service by his wishes.
Interment at Geneva Cemetery to be held on August 6, 2005 at 2:30 pm in Palmer, SK.
In lieu of flowers, donations to BC Cancer Society.