Bannister, Mervyn Lewis, late of Abbotsford, BC, passed away on February 09, 2006 at age 79 years. He was predeceased by his wife, Carolyn, parents Alfred and Irma Bannister. Dad is survived by his son Glenn (Janette), grandsons, Matthew and Nathan. Dad’s loss is also felt by numerous cousins, in-laws, nieces and nephews. Merv was retired from the BC Department of Highways. Merv was a member of BC Retired Employees Assoc. Merv spent his retirement pursuing his passion of wood working. Many hours were spent in his workshop perfecting each work of art. His other passions were his immaculate yard and spending time with his family. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, February 17, at 2:00 pm from the chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford. Cremation and interment will be held prior to the service. the family would like to thank Merv’s wonderful neighbours for their care and compassion. If friends so desire donations may be made to CNIB 100-5055 Joyce Road, Vancouver, BC V5R 6B2 or Heart & Stroke Foundation of BC, P.O. Box 3632 Stn. Terminal Vancouver, BC V6B 3Y8.
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