Peter Foolkes

Foolkes, Peter

Peter passed away peacefully at home with his family at his side on August 5th, 2007 at the age of 85. He is survived by four sons: Darryl, Greg, Rick and Michael his daughter Deborah; his grandchildren: Samantha, Joshua, Duston, Sean, Raymond, Heather and Carla and three great grandchildren: Dawson, Shyanna and Halen.

Peter served with the R.A.F. Bomber Squadron (49 Operations) and then with the R.C.A.F. from 1949 ~ 1965. After retirement, he moved to the Comox Valley where he became a prolific artist. Some of his work can be seen today in the Ladysmith Museum and the Comox Air Force Museum. A Celebration of Peter’s life will be held on Saturday, August 11th, 2007 at 12:00 pm at the family home. All welcome 338-5207.