Kenneth Oliver Bardwell. Born in Benalto, Alberta, March 8, 1924. Dearly beloved husband of Iris, passed away March 13, 2003.
He is survived by two daughters, Karen Bardwell (Clarence) and her two sons, Christopher and Bill, all of Edmonton; Lynne Chennells (Carl) of Penetanguishene, Ontario and her two children, Naomi of Guelph and Eric of Dundas, Ontario. Also survived by his two sisters, Joyce Brown of Vancouver and Alice Price of Squamish, step sister Ruth Harty of Red Deer, Alberta, step brother Enos (Irene) Rasmussen of Eckville, half sister Shirley (Glenn) ryan of Kelowna, half brother Loyal of Red Deer, dear sister-in-law, Ann Rasmussen of Abbotsford and many relatives in England and Canada.
Ken met and married Iris on Octobver 30, 1943, while serving in the Canadian Army. They settled in Canada in 1944. After the War, Ken worked at CFAC, Calgary, then CBC Toronto; Atomic Energy, Chalk River, Department of Energy and Mines and Resources, Physical Metallurgy, Department of Agticulture, Engineering and Stats in Ottawa.
Ken and Iris retired to Abbotsford in 1983. Even though they did not reach their 60th wedding anniversary, they felt they had a wonderful life together.
Special thanks to Dr. Cyr, Dr. Heffner and Fraser Health Authority Hospice Palliative Care Services. Cremation to take place.
A service was held on Tuesday, March 18. In lieu of flowErs, donations may be sent to the Cancer Society or Hospice Palliative Care Services. Messages of condolences may be sent to the family by visiting
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