Fred was born February 27, 1939 and passed away December 19, 2014. He was predeceased by his father Fredrick and his mother Mary (Christian) Potter, stepmother Yvonne, sister-in-law Judy Potter and brother-in-law Len Miles.
He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years Gail, his children Glenn and Taryn, grandchildren Bobbi Lynn, Justin, Ryan and Bella, his sister Dorothy Miles, brothers George (Melody), Ed (Donna), niece Carly, nephew Lonny and other family and his best Buddy Ron.
Fred worked for MacMillan & Bloedel for 36 years at Somass Division. He enjoyed his retirement, travelling with Gail and participating in the Sunshine Club; floor curling, playing crib and camping. Fred loved to go for walks and to the Bulldogs games. It brought him immense joy when they visited him in the hospital. Thankyou !!
Cremation has taken place. At Fred’s request there is no service. Please join our family for a tea Saturday, December 27 at 3633 North Morgan Crescent from 1:00 – 3:00 PM.
A heartfelt “Thank You” to Dr. Lund and Dr. O’Dwyer and the many nurses and staff who took exceptional care of Fred. Stories and condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.yatesfuneral.ca