Herbert Reinhard Sommerfeld

Herbert Reinhard

SOMMERFELD

passed away peacefully at Laurel Lodge on Friday, March 28, 2003 in his 76th year. Predeceased by his wife Betty Sommerfeld in 1980. Loving Father of Thomas (Donna) Sommerfeld of Calgary, Alberta, Gail (Mike) Arpin of Kingston, Ontario, Denice Wilkinson of Kingston, Ontario, William (Theresa) Sommerfeld of Merville, B.C. Dearly missed by his grandchildren Asha and James. Dear brother of Arthur Sommerfeld, Moose Jaw, Sask., and sister of Dora Yaschuk, also of Moose Jaw, Sask. Predeceased by his brother Ernest and sister Leona. Herb was born in Yellowgrass, Sask. in 1926. Moving to Vancouver when he was 16, a few years later he joined the Royal Canadian Air Force as a Fire Fighter, serving in Canada and Europe. After retiring from service he worked for the city of Courtenay before finally leaving the work force. At Herb’s request there will be no visitation. Cremation and interment will take place at Courtenay Cemetery on Friday, April 4 at 12:00 noon. For those wishing memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or to the charity of your choice.