Willy Ernst Heinrich Lampe
17 July 1933 26 May 2015
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden and unexpected passing of Willy Lampe on May 26 in Sooke, B.C. He was a loving father, wonderful grandfather and dear friend. Born 1933 in Hamburg /
Germany, Willy moved to Canada in 1968. As a multi-talented tradesman and marine surveyor, he was involved in various projects across North America, sailed his self-build boat to the South-Pacific islands, but always returned to Sooke. Known as “West Coast Willy” and “the Glassman”, he became a well respected member of the Sooke community. He is survived by his children Armin and Angelika, his qrandchildren Jon, Jason and Jessica and his great-granddaughter Saeda as well as dear family and friends across the globe.
A private burial to be attended by his
family and close friends will be held at sea.
A celebration of life will be held at
1989 Maple Ave S. on 21 June at 1:00 pm.
Willy will forever be lovingly remembered by family & friends.