January 8, 1959 – December 22, 2018
It is with great sadness we announce the sudden and tragic passing of Shinder Kirk (Retired), Abbotsford Police Department.
Shinder had a distinguished career in law enforcement. He began serving with the Vancouver Police Department and continued with the Abbotsford Police Department. Shinder was also seconded from Abbotsford PD as the Media Liaison Officer for both the Integrated Gang Task Force, and later, the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit in BC.
Shinder is predeceased by his mother Bakshish Kaur Kirk. He is survived by his father Sohan Singh Kirk, his wife Wendy Kirk, and step-daughter Stephanie. Shinder also leaves behind his siblings and their families.
Shinder will be greatly missed by his extended family, friends, and everyone whose lives he touched.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, January 19th at 2:00 pm at Riverside Funeral Home, 7410 Hopcott Road, Delta, BC. Temple services will follow at Gurdwara Nanak Niwas, 8600 No. 5 Road, Richmond.
Shinder’s life will be celebrated on January 26th at 1 pm at Central Heights Church, 1661 McCallum Road in Abbotsford, the community he so proudly served.