John, aged 89 years, passed away on November 5, 2003 in Surrey, B.C. He is survived by his loving family: son John (Karen); one grandson; James (Kristan); one granddaughter; Lysa (Ludovic); great-granddaughter; Aynslee and one great-grandson on the way.
John was predeceased by his wife, Margaret, in 1977. At his request, no funeral will be held. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made in his memory to the CNIB, 5505 Joyce Street, Suite 100, Vancouver, B.C. V5R 9Z9.