Born in London, England on October 26, 1931, passed away peacefully on a beautiful autumn evening on November 17th, 2018 with his wife by his side.
Loved and mourned by his wife Dorothy, son John Robert, Maria his daughter-in-law and Grandsons Michael and Matthew.
John was employed as a pilot and check pilot with Transair of Winnipeg, Pacific Western Airlines and Canadian Airlines, retiring in October 1991. He also founded Phoenix Aviation in 1989 which continues on.
We wish to thank Doctor Robert Shaw and the doctors and nurses of Delta Hospital who oversaw his care over the last two years. Thanks also to the staff of the Irene Hanson Hospice Center for their caring and compassion during his final days.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Irene Hanson Hospice Center or the lukemia Cancer Society are appreciated.
No service by request. A private graveside service will take place at a later date.