On the eve of September 15, 2015, John (96 years old), passed away after a short illness. Survived by his loving wife, Marjorie, after 73 years of marriage and their children: Larry (Bev), Richard (Carmen), Tom. Pre-deceased by daughter Sharon. Grandfather to 13, great-grandfather to 20, great- great-grandfather to 8. Also survived by his sister, Sarah Berry & his brother-in-law Ed Neilly. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 1:00 PM at United Church (Cloverdale), 17575 – 58A Ave., Surrey BC. A private family burial will held on Monday, September 28th.