Andrew William (Bill) Stirrett

Andrew William (Bill) Stirrett

February 4, 1928 – January 24, 2013

Bill is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Minnie; children Peggy (Stephen), Glenna, Linda (Keith), Rosemary (Ken), Elizabeth (Dave), and Doug; grandchildren Bradley, Sarah, Heather, Katie, Andrea, Tess, and Benjamin.

Bill was born in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Together with Minnie, he raised his family in Toronto and later Edmonton. Bill was a home builder who took great pride in providing opportunities for first time home buyers. In retirement, he lived in Bonnyville, Alberta finally settling in the beautiful Comox Valley. Bill is remembered most as a loving and devoted husband and father.

The family wishes to thank Dr Brad Harris, the wonderful staff at the Comox Valley Retirement Village, and the many health care workers who provided such compassionate care in his later years.

Services were held at the Catholic Church of the Ascension in Parksville on Saturday January 26, 2013 at 11:00 am.

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