Chester went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 18, 2006 at the age of 89-1/2 years. He is survived by his loving family, three daughters: Yvonne (Paul Lee) Grue of Port Moody, BC, Corrine (Dennis) Aicken of Calgary, AB, Lenore (Gordon) Shepherd of Westbank; son Bruce of Maple Ridge, BC; seven grandchildren, Ariel and Isabelle Grue Lee, Jonathan (Marina) Aicken, Avey (Mark) Christiansen, Heather Aicken, Simon and Daniel Shepherd; two brothers, Norman (Leila) of Sherwood Park, AB, Wallace (Judy) of Kelowna, BC; two Âsisters, Amy Thomas of White Rock, BC, Isabelle (Robert) Sherwin of Abbotsford, BC, and nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his wife Nan, brother Oliver and sÂisters Gladys and Velma.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 22 at 1:00 pm at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church, 32420 Seventh Ave., Mission, BC with Rev. Dennis Aicken officiating. Interment will take place in the Hatzic Cemetery. Should Âfamily and friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, or the Canadian Lutheran Bible Institute, 4837 – 52A St., Camrose, AB T4V 1W5. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting
Springfield Funeral Home Ltd.