Edward Gregory “Ed”
April 12, 1929 – Sept 9, 2004
Ed Pritchard passed away at St. Joseph’s General Hospital in Comox, B.C. on September 9th, 2004 at the age of 75 years. Ed was predeceased by his wife Denise. He is survived and will be sadly missed by his son Leslie (Judy) of Calgary, AB, his daughter Lyn (Walter) Magee of Merville, his grandchildren Tyleen Algera, Alisha Hadley, Jason Magee, Joshua Magee and Kris Gay, his great grandchildren Timothy and Joel Algera, Emily and Nathan Hadley, Jayden Magee, Hannah Gay, and many good friends. He was a veteran of the Korean War and a radio operator in the RCN. After retiring from the Navy, Ed worked as a postie in Victoria. He then retired again to move to Sointula with his family and work as a fishing guide. In his leisure Ed enjoyed gardening, fishing, hunting, camping, and being outdoors just burning a fire. Ed loved his grandkids and great grandkids. He would tame the deer and geese wherever he lived. A gathering of family and friends will be held at 7405 Island Highway, Merville, B.C. on Saturday, September 18th, 2004 from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm.