Henry Kelm

Kelm, Henry

1910 – 2006

Henry Kelm, late of Comox, BC, Surrey, BC and Fort Saskatchewan, AB, was born in Edmonton, AB, and passed away on October 7th, 2006 at the age of 96 years.


He is survived by his loving wife Eunice of 72 years and children: Donald of Port Angeles, WA, USA, Nancy (Mike) Plul of Nanoose Bay, BC, Kathleen Kelm (Alan Wells) of Fanny Bay, BC; as well as grandchildren: Carmen Plul of Lethbridge, AB, Susan Plul of Calabasas, CA, USA, Robby (Elizabeth) Burr of Ladner, BC, Scott (Sheila) Burr of Calgary, AB; and one great-grandchild, Ezekiel Burr of Calgary, AB.


Henry is survived by his brother Walter (Ethel) Gabert and sister Margaret Ginther, both of Fort Saskatchewan, AB; two sisters-in-law: Doreen Minard of Penticton, BC and Norma Gabert of Fort Saskatchewan, AB; plus numerous nieces and nephews.

Henry was predeceased by his parents, 3 sisters, 7 brothers and 1 grandchild Michael Plul.


Henry was a man of many talents, held various jobs, could fix anything and loved to be in his shop making everything from garden ornaments to wooden bowls, tables, etc. He was a great friend and a wonderful fellow worker. He was dearly loved by many and will be missed terribly.


COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM, 1101 RYAN ROAD, COURTENAY, entrusted with private arrangements. For those who wish, donations in Henry’s memory to the St. Joseph’s General Hospital Foundation, 2137 Comox Avenue, Comox, BC V9M 1P2 would be appreciated.