John (Dr.) Grigor

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. John Grigor on August 14, 2013. john will be remembered by many as Sooke’s first veterinarian and as a founding member of the Sooke Rotary Club.

He leaves behind a loving family: brother Alan, wife Gill, children David (Ali), Katie, Karen, Rob (Katy), and grandchildren Jordan, Ara, Gia, Fynn and Connor. And, of course, Harlan the dog and Sammy the cat.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, August 28 and 2 p.m. at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church on Townsend Road. Bring your favourite memory of John and a photo if you have one.

Our heartfelt thanks go to Dr. Robin Saunders, the Home Care nurses and Sooke Hospice for their wonderful care and support.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sooke Hospice, the BC Cancer Foundation or the BC SPCA.