Born May 1, 1926 in Biggar, Sask., passed away on April 16, 2006 in the MSA Hospital at Abbotsford, BC.
Elmer is survived by his loving wife Helen, of 46 years; sisters Eileen (Mel) Scott, Vancouver, Rita Evans, Oakville, ON; brothers Ray (Pat) Wetaskiwin, AB, Gordon, Ladysmith, BC; and lovingly remembered by his many nephews and nieces; close cousin Dave (Pat) Thom, Abbotsford, BC; also many great friends in Abbotsford, Edmonton, AB and Sask.
Elmer spent his entire working career with the CNR of which many a story was told. Also a people’s advocate. A strong opponent of the Sumas Energy 2.
NO SERVICE BY REQUEST.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer/Heart & Stroke.
Special thanks to the nurses, staff and doctors. Also, special thanks to all who visited Elmer and made his day.
Interment will be in Edmonton at a later date.