May 13, 1922 – March 12, 2016 • Walter passed away peacefully early on March 12, 2016 at NRGH in Nanaimo. Walter was born May 13, 1922 in Parkside, Saskatchewan and, after moving to BC, lived many years in Port Alberni, Victoria, and Nanaimo. He will be forever loved and missed by Irene, his devoted wife of 70 years, and his children Ross (Karen) of Courtenay, Gerry of Red Deer, AB, Lori (Ian) MacKinnon of Hardisty, AB and Bryce (Leslee) of Nanaimo as well as by his grandchildren, great grandchildren, and many friends and relatives. A celebration of life for family and friends will be held at Cedar Community Hall, 2388 Cedar Road, Nanaimo at 1:00 pm on Monday, March 21, 2016. Thank you to the caring staff and volunteers at NRGH. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.

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