It is with great sadness, the family of Kenneth Albert McLeod announces his passing on December 23, 2011. He leaves behind his loving wife June, of 38 years, his two children, Gaven and Megan, his three step children, Craig, Brad and Anna La Fountain and seven grand children.
Ken was born in Minnedosa Manitoba on June 30, 1928 to Maud and Albert McLeod. He was predeceased by brothers Clair and Lawrence. He is survived by his sisters Lorna and Audrey and their families.
Ken joined the RCAF in February 1946. He had a long successful military career as a fighter pilot and retired to the Comox Valley in 1973. Ken became very active in the community. He was a member of the Comox Masonic Lodge #188, the Florence Chapter OES #53, the RCAFA #888 wing and the RC Legion Branch #160 and the Comox Valley Presbyterian Church. Ken was a loving and kind man who will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
A celebration of Ken’s life will be held on January 7, 2012 at the Comox Valley Presbyterian Chruch (725 Aspen Road) at 2:00 p.m. A reception to follow. The family wishes to thank the Emergency Room and 3rd floor staff of St. Joseph’s Hospital for their kindness and understanding. Ken was a long time driver of the Masonic Cancer van.
For anyone wishing to do so, a memorial donation to this chairty would be appreciated. C/O Masonic Community Charities, Comox Valley Cancer Van, 3589 Country Club Drive, Nanaimo, BC V9T 1T8.