Albert Edward Rairie

Rairie – Albert Edward of Courtenay, passed away at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Monday, August 26th, 2002, aged 87. Predeceased by his wife Josephine “Joy” in 2000, Al is survived by his daughters and sons: Thelma (Harry) Wigman, Gerald (Linn) Rairie, David (Brenda) Rairie, Marilyn (Richard) Mitchell, Merv (Darcy) Rairie, Kate Rairie and Beverley Rairie (Kalvin Bains); his grandchildren and great grandchildren; brothers Herman and Joe, as well as his nieces and nephews. He enjoyed over 70 years of woodworking, as well as baseball and hockey, especially the Maple Leafs. Al will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Private family arrangements entrusted to COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 1101 RYAN ROAD. For those wishing, donations in Al’s memory to the charity of one’s choice would be appreciated.