It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden and peaceful passing of Derek Rutherford on January 25, 2019 at the age of 82. Derek was born in Sidbury, England and raised in Sidmouth, Devon. He came to Canada on his 21st birthday. He worked for many years as a tv technician. He enjoyed making and flying model airplanes, fishing, taking and editing videos and bowling.
Survived by wife, Donna of 52 years, son Robert (Zahra) and daughter Maureen. Seven grandchildren – Jacqueline (Will), Chantal (Nick), Kristen, Julia, Kendrick, Jayden and McKenna. Three great grandchildren – Dominic, Hailey and Caleb.
A memorial service will be held at Eagle Ridge United Church, 2813 Glen Dr., Coquitlam on February 9th at 2 PM
In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the B.C. Lung Cancer Society or the Volunteer Cancer Drivers Society at www.volunteercancerdrivers.ca
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Derek Rutherford Friday January 25th 2019..
Décès pour la Ville: Coquitlam, Province: Colombie britanique