Dec. 29, 1920 – Feb. 7, 2017
Archie passed away peacefully on Feb.7, 2017 at 96 years of age.
Predeceased by his loving wife Nancy he is survived by his children Steve (Betty), Archie (Diane), George (Peggy), Elizabeth as well as nine grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
Archie served in the Canadian Navy as a Chief Petty Officer during the Second World War. He and Nancy settled in his hometown and raised their family. Archie returned to school to become a much loved teacher and principal. He loved gardening and fishing and was an avid reader until he lost his eyesight. Many of his interests and knowledge was passed down to his children.
Archie also leaves his dear friends of many years Alice (Holm) and Phil (Steele)
Many thanks to the awesome staff at Broadmead Lodge.
A celebration of life will be held at Cedar Hill Golf Course (1400 Derby Road in Victoria) on April 23 2017, from 1-4pm