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Local Obituaries

Obituary: Capt. Wayne Alexander Whyte

Obituary: Capt. Wayne Alexander Whyte

'At the young age of 16 he fell in love with the sea, after a summer spent working on the tugs. This experience was the beginning of a successful 45-year career on the water which took him around the world and to the pinnacle of the marine profession, guiding ships as a BC Coast Pilot for 22 years.'
Obituary: Timothy Wayne Roose

Obituary: Timothy Wayne Roose

'Tim was always singing to a good song on the open road. He was a man of god and science. He loved looking to the stars from this pale blue dot. He was a child of the universe.'
Obituary: Timothy L. Enger

Obituary: Timothy L. Enger

'Tim was an employee of Fiedler Brothers and faithfully worked for the town of Gibsons for over 30 years. His sweet spirit touched so many lives in our community and he will be greatly missed.'
Obituary: Margaret Watt

Obituary: Margaret Watt

'Her kindness, compassion and empathy is missed by all who knew her.'
Obituary: Robert (Bob) Smith

Obituary: Robert (Bob) Smith

'Bob grew up in Richmond and moved to the Sunshine Coast in the late 70's. He worked as a gas mechanic for Husby Forest Products and then as an automobile mechanic. Bob had a great sense of humour, was kind and generous and was well thought of by many.  He will be dearly missed.'
Obituary: Patricia Keays

Obituary: Patricia Keays

'Patricia and family moved to the Sunshine Coast in 1974 and worked at St. Mary's Hospital as a cook and later in the laundry department. She volunteered in the community as both a Brownie and Girl Guide leader. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Past Guardian with the Job Daughters and in later years enjoyed outings and luncheons with the Red Hat ladies.'
Obituary: Chad W. Wiseman

Obituary: Chad W. Wiseman

'Chad left Gibsons a boy in 1988 and returned home to the coast a great man in 2016. He joined the military and served as a commando, airborne, seaman, submariner, warfare director and teacher. He retired in 2011 and immediately retrained as a paramedic. For the nearly 30 years he was away, he was a volunteer fireman, and thrived serving his community.'
Obituary: Lois M. Jackson

Obituary: Lois M. Jackson

'Lois will be remembered by her love of sunsets, chocolate, lovely flowers. She enjoyed doing many various crafts while she was able and had quite a talent for making beautiful items.'
Obituary: Robin Deirdre Craig (nee Saunders)

Obituary: Robin Deirdre Craig (nee Saunders)

'Always an animal lover, from her 4H lamb Tinkerbell to her faithful dog Monroe, cats were always present in her life. She is remembered for her beautiful smile, her kindness, generosity, adventurous spirit and creativity.'
Obituary: Andrew Sabo

Obituary: Andrew Sabo

'Andy was a quiet, kind person most happy constructing, mending or fixing and enjoying family.'
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