October 20, 1949 – July 7, 2008
It is with great sadness that the family of Larry Thexton announces the passing of their dear husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle. Larry was predeceased by his parents Roy and Eva Thexton.
He was born October 20, 1949 in Cumberland, BC, where he spent the early years of his life. He started a new life here in Powell River in the early 1990’s, sharing his life with family members and friends.
Left behind to mourn are his wife Linda, children Michael (Michelle), Leah (James) and Jennifer. his grandchildren Makayla, Paige, Alyssa, Chloe, Maddison and Mercedes will forever miss their papa, but he will always be with them in spirit. Also mourning are his sisters Jackie, Sylvia (Otto) and brother Terry (Shirley), Iolanda, Albert (Sherry) and their daughters will miss a much loved ‘in-law’. The many family members and dear friends are also feeling their loss.
As was his wish, he passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, on Monday, July 7, 2008. He will be sadly missed.
A Memorial Service will be held at Westview United Church, Duncan St., Powell River, B.C. on July 19, 2008 at 1:00 pm. Door opens at 12:30. Arrangements by Stubberfields’ Funeral Home. Anyone wishing to attend can arrive on the 10:10 from Comox and return on the 5:15 from Powell River.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the B.C. Cancer Agency or the Powell River CT Scan fund.