Monday, February 24, 2014
Remembering a Longtime Ryder Lake Resident
Wes Barber Open House March 1
Submitted by Peter Whitlock, RLFI
es Barber (Frederick William Wesley) February 20, 1944-February 20, 2014 Sadly after a short struggle with cancer, Wes passed away peacefully in Chilliwack General Hospital on the day of his 70th birthday.
Wes was born in Chilliwack and resided at Ryder Lake his entire life.
He was an honest straight
forward person known for many acts of kindness to his family and
friends. He contributed to his beloved Ryder Lake community for many
years. He was happiest with family and friends, with his herd of
cattle and the occasional trip to the casino with friends. He was an
animal lover and a dog was always part of the family. Wes is
survived by his wife Colleen, daughter Sheri (Mike), son Bill
(Rhonda), four grandchildren; Dustin, Cameron, Melissa and
Megan, sisters Bea and Eleanor, nieces and nephews who were best
friends with "Unc" Wes.
Wes was predeceased by his
parents Fred and Bertha Barber and sister Bev Gentry. The family is
grateful to his many
Wes requested no funeral
There will be an open house
to remember Wes at the home of his daughter Sheri on Saturday
March 1, 2014 from 1 - 4 p.m. 4420 Estate Drive Chilliwack B.C.
In lieu of flowers,
donations would be appreciated to a charity of your choice.
People can sign the online
book of condolences
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