September 28, 1926 – October 2, 2007
Herbert William Foresman born September 28, 1926 in Swan River, Manitoba. passed away peacefully on October 2, 2007, in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Comox, with Edna, his loving wife of 42 years, by his side. He will be sadly missed by his family, who attended his 81st birthday celebration while in hospital. He leaves his sons Gregor (Ella), Rodney (Corrine), Fraser (Holly), Robert (Lisa), Sean (Penni), and daughters Marjorie and Joy. He also leaves to mourn his sisters Violet Evans and Eva Marshall in Manitoba. He has 20 grandchildren who loved him dearly, and five great-grandchildren.
Herb served in Germany and Belgium, and also the Korean War as a member of the Princess Patricia Light Infantry.
A Celebration of his Life will take place in the Spring.