John Peter Forster

Forster, John (Jack)

Dec 4, 1929 – June 2, 2005


Passed away peacefully at home in the loving presence of his family June 2, 2005. Jack leaves behind a loving and devoted wife of 40 years Else, son Werner, daughter Renate (George), daughter Iris (Trevor), son John (Dianne), daughter Connie (Rob), 9 grandchildren: Sarah, Steven, Mark, Maria, Rochelle, Brendan, Brooke, Brittany and Gray.

Jack was a devoted husband and father who’s quiet ways and strong presence will be dearly missed.

We would like to thank Dr. Whale and Dr. Wai Ling Dan for attending to Jack and many thanks for the Palliative Care Nursing team for their kindness and support which was so much appreciated. True angels they are.

Prayers were offered on Monday, June 6th from COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM, 1101 RYAN ROAD, followed by Mass of Christian Burial on Tuesday, June 7th at Christ The King Roman Catholic Church with Father Paul Murphy, celebrant. Flowers gratefully declined in consideration of donations in Jack’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society, 102 – 1509 Cliffe Avenue, Courtenay, B.C. V9N 2K6.