WATSON, Trevor McKnight

Born Jan.4, 1929 in Manitoba, died peacefully July 5, 2016 in North Vancouver. Pharmacist, scholar, university lecturer, teacher, world traveller, family man.

Trevor was a leader in the pharmacy profession in B.C. and across Canada; a dedicated lay leader of his church since the 1950’s; and above all a devoted family man. Many sought his sage advice and could always count on his wise and measured counsel.

Predeceased by his beloved Babs in 2013, Trevor is survived by his loving family – children Linda, Valerie Austring (Arne), Robert (Donna); precious grandchildren Kristen Fryer (Toby), Claire Austring (Joel Grimes), Anna Watson, Thomas Watson; and great-grandchildren Elizabeth, Max, and Theo Fryer. Goodbye dear Dad, dear Papa. Always in our hearts, always remembered.

Memorial service on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at 1:00pm at Highlands United Church, 3255 Edgemont Blvd., North Vancouver. In memory of Trevor, you may wish to consider a donation to Highlands United Church Foundation ( or to the Trevor Watson Award in Pharmaceutical Sciences at UBC (

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