March 30, 1927 – October 22, 2009
Walter was born in Ellscott, Alberta to Andrew and Katrina Hoglund and passed away peacefully at home in Mission after a long battle with cancer. He is survived by his loving wife and life partner for 58 years, Pearl; son Dennis (Helen) Hoglund; daughter Amberley (Dave) Cameron, grandchildren Trevor and Katrina Cameron, all of Mission; sister Alice (Don) Briggs of Edmonton, Alta., numerous nieces and nephews, other family members and friends. He was predeceased by his loving parents and his brother George Westin of Sweden. Walter will be sadly missed by many – he was an honest, caring and loving man. Special thanks to the Palliative Care Unit, Steve Major, Dr. Potter, Margo and Kathy for the outstanding in-home care you provided. An open house will be held Friday, October 30 between 2 p.m. and 4 p.m. at Pearl and Walter’s home. In lieu of flowers donations to the BC Cancer Foundation, 32900 Marshall Rd, Abbotsford, V2S 1K2 would be appreciated.
Wiebe & Jeske Funeral
Services – 604.859.5885