Bud SEPT

SEPT; Bud. (GT) Bud Sept, the only child of George and Josephine, born October 13, 1927, in Medicine Hat, Alberta, died peacefully March 30, 2013 at age 85 surrounded by his family. Bud was predeceased by his loving first wife Betty and is survived by his devoted wife Barbara. He will also be missed by his loving daughters Bobbi and Joanne (Norm), step children Kim (Doug), Rick (Eileen), Roxann (Rob), and Kirk as well as 12 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and many friends. Bud was a successful business man and retired with a lifetime membership in the Life Underwriters Association of Canada. He lived life passionately with many community contributions, including firefighting (Quesnel) and as President of both the Kinsmen Club and K40 (Mission). Bud’s contributions to health care awarded him an Honorary Life Membership with Mission Memorial Hospital for his service as Chairman of the BC Health Association, President of the Canadian Long Term Care Association, and many years on the hospital board, as well as the Board of Pleasant View Care Home. Bud embraced life through his love of people, music, fishing, building homes, RVing and time spent in Vernon. Bud had a passion for travel that led him around the world. He will always be remembered for his positive attitude, sense of humor, boisterous laughter and helping others. A Celebration of Life will be held at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church, 8469 Cedar Street, Mission on Friday April 5th at 1:30 pm. The family wishes to thank Dr. Keith Wong and the staff at Pleasant View for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Bud can be made to Pleasant View Care Home.