Roy Davis passed away at MSA Hospital on December 19, 2003 at age 65 years. He had battled various illnesses for many years. He is survived by his loving wife Patricia of 39 years; sons Nigel (Leah) and Philip; and grandchildren Brent, Ashleigh, Jason and Nolan. He was born July 20, 1938 in Sheffield, England to the late George and Lucy Davis. He spent many years working in coalmines before becoming a constable with the Sheffield City Police. Upon emigrating to Canada in 1974 he worked as a bricklayer for the Vancouver School Board before joining the B.C. Provincial Corrections Branch as a Correctional Officer from which he retired in 1995.
He will be deeply missed by his family and friends for his strong sense of loyalty, family values and humour. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in his name to either the B.C. Kidney Foundation or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, January 3, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. from Calvin Presbyterian Church, 2597 Bourquin Crescent, Abbotsford.
WOODLAWN FUNERAL HOME 604-853-2643