September 26, 1931 – August 28, 2014
Gordon passed away at Mt. St Joseph Hospital with his beloved Donna by his side. Predeceased by his wife, Joyce and parents, Sigurd and Helene, he leaves behind Donna with whom he enjoyed his retirement years and annual Hawaiian vacations. Survived by his children, Doug (Christine), Debbie Friend (Kingsley), Rob (Kari) and Curt; his grandchildren Christine (Josh) Wesley (Hanna), Chad, Devon (Curtis), Sean, Kelly, Leah, Nicole, Alyssa, Shayna and Tianna; great grandson Wil; sisters June Barichello and Diane McLeod; extended family Debbie, Tracy (Richard) Shelley, Jessica, Tyler and many nieces and nephews. Gordon was raised in Langley and after retiring from BC Tel, he moved to Bowen Island where he was happy to enjoy the quiet of his home over-looking the ocean.
The family express their immense gratitude to the staff at Yaletown House for their loving care of Gordon for the past 2 1/2 years and to the staff at Mt. St Joseph Hospital for their support and care in his final weeks. Donations can be made to: email@example.com or to your favorite charity in lieu of flowers. An informal Celebration of Gordon’s life will take place on Saturday October 4th at 11:30am at the Kensington Community Centre, Senior’s Lounge, 5175 Dumfries St, Vancouver. Light refreshments
will be served.