THURSTON – Samuel Francis September 06, 1926 – February 07, 2013. Samuel was predeceased by his wife, Ruth, daughter, Bonnie, and brothers; Morris, Norm and Earl. He is survived by his son Bruce (Fran), sisters; Grace, Hilda and Barb. Sam came from a farm in Lindsey, Ontario. He left as a young man and ventured up to the Yukon in 1948, where he stayed for 50 years and made a good life for his family.
Sam was a very strong, stubborn, hardworking man with a big heart and a gentle, peaceful nature. In life he and Ruth were inseparable and now they will lay peacefully together with their daughter Bonnie. A Graveside Service will be held on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:00 am at Valley View Memorial Gardens, 14660-72 Ave. Surrey, BC. Donations in Sam’s name, to MS Society, would be greatly appreciated.
Valley View Funeral Centre 604-596-8866