Jan. 25, 1943 – Feb. 13, 2007
Brian died peacefully at St. Paul’s Hospital after a valiant struggle with heart disease and kidney failure. He leaves to mourn his wife Agnes, son Anthony (Jana), daughter Christa, mother Mary Olson, sister Gail (Ian) McDougall, as well as many in-laws, nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
Brian was born in St. Boniface, Manitoba and grew up in Abbotsford, BC, attending school there. After graduating from BCIT’s Aircraft Maintenance Program Brian worked for CP Air/Canadian Airlines until 1991 at which time he began early retirement, devoting most of his time to his children, beginning a second successful career as a stay at home parent.
Brian enjoyed traveling, skiing, fishing and his extended family. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.
A celebration service will be held on Saturday, February 17, 2007 at 2:00 pm at Tsawwassen Alliance Church, 4951 – 12th Ave., Tsawwassen. A viewing for family and close friends will be held between 12:30 and 1:30 pm at the Delta Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers and cards, please send donations to the Kidney Foundation.