HEAPS, EDWARD HUGH 1938 – 2012
Left us peacefully on August 9th, after a brief stay at Valley Haven in Chilliwack, BC. Born December 18th in Benito, Manitoba. Ed moved to BC with his family in 1969. He had several careers in the insurance, automotive, and aviation industries. Ed enjoyed living in the Fraser Valley, having many good times curling, flying, and sailing with friends and family.
He was pre-deceased by his father Hugh in 1976 and his mother Winnifred in 1996. Survived by his wife Georgina, sister Leone and brother-in-law Percy. The mother of his children, Sheila Sutton. His children Scott, Garth (Lenna), Susan (Jim), and Graeme.
Grandchildren Kayla, Jordi, Ksid, Kedals and Oreall, and great grandson Mason. A gathering in remembrance of Ed will be held at the Abbotsford Flying Club on Sunday, August 26th. Beginning at 3pm with a fly-past at 4:30. All are welcome. Donations to the Alzheimers Society of B.C. are appreciated.
Ed was larger than life and will be missed.