Davies, John Sidney passed away peacefully in Victoria on June 30, 2008. Born in Lethbridge, Alberta on April 29, 1924. Survived by his loving wife of 20 years Frances Brigham. Lovingly remembered by his children: Ian (Dorothy), Gwyneth, Doreen (Pat), Megan (Colin), Kevin (Marilyn), Alan (Lily), Elaine (Rick), Michael, Becky (Barry), Tony (Donna), Judy (Mario), Tim (Alison), 28 grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren. Also survived by his sister, Marjorie and his first wife Brenda.
John S. Davies: Husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, friend, lawyer, mentor, “gentleman farmer”, gardener, photographer, world traveller, lover of fine food, women and scotch, amateur historian, and staunch Conservative (even “Joe Who?”).
A celebration of John’s life was held at St. Mary’s, 1973 Cultra Avenue, Saanichton, B.C. on Tuesday, July 8, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. Flowers gratefully declined. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the B.C. Children’s Hospital, 4480 Oak Street, Room B321, Vancouver, B.C., V6H 3V4.
Many thanks to the nursing staff of VGH Ward 400 B and to the doctors who offered help and compassion during John’s final days. Also to the ambulance staff. We especially would like to thank Mandy, Heather, Susan, Rachel and Stephanie who were so kind and generous with their time and render care.
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