Fred Langeler passed away peacefully on March 9, 2002 at the age of 79. Fred is survived by his loving wife Joyce; two sons: Frits Langeler, Perry (Paula) Langeler; grandchildren: Simon, Melissa, Nicole, and Darian. Fred was predeceased by his son Ronald. Fred was a long time resident of Quesnel, B.C. before moving to Courtenay in 1978. Fred worked for 34 years at the Dept. of Highways. Fred was involved in Minor Hockey in Quesnel for over 20 years as a peewee hockey coach. Also in his earlier years in Quesnel he was one of the founding members of the Quesnel Tennis Club and Table Tennis Club. One of Fred’s greatest passions was gardening. A Celebration of Fred’s Life will be held at the family home in Courtenay, B.C. on Sunday, March 17th from 1:00 p.m. till 4:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Minor Hockey Association. Funeral arrangements in care of Piercy’s Funeral Home.