Fred died peacefully on September 26th, 2022 in Victoria, B.C. He was born in Hamilton on August 9th, 1926. Pre-deceased by his first wife Beth and second wife Mary. Survived by his children Susan and Christopher and grandchildren Simon, Noah, Hilary and Hollis. As well as a devoted husband and father, Fred was a beloved parish priest who served consecutively in Manitoba, Ontario, Alberta and B.C. Post retirement he continued in an honourary role at Christ Church Cathedral in Victoria, well into his eighties. Fred was kind, compassionate and intellectually curious to the end.
Loved always, he will be greatly missed by his and Mary’s children and grandchildren.
There will be a memorial service at Christ Church Cathedral in Victoria on Tuesday, October 11th, 2022 at 10:00 am.
Heartfelt thanks to his nurses and the staff at Mount St Mary Hospital in Victoria. Condolences may be offered to the family below.
The Rev Will Ferrey
Martine and Paul Bresee
Devan & Tasha (Yangon)
Larry & Betty Mitchell