Warren Berton Campbell

Born on 09 June 1922 in Olds, Alberta

Died on 08 September 2015 in Courtenay, BC

“A life that touches others goes on forever.”

Warren has gone to join his soulmate. We lost a dear parent, grandparent, brother, uncle and friend on September 8, 2015.

Warren was predeceased by his father Lorne in 1969, mom Minnie in 1989, sister Laurine 1952 and his partner of 40 years, Martha (Leswick) Campbell in 2013.

Warren is survived by his five children: his only daughter Ruth (Nigel); his 4 sons, Bruce (Carol), Brian, Roger (Cindy) and Murray, 2 grandchildren, Shelby and Darren and two great-grandchildren Lee and Evelyn.

He is also survived by his brother John (Joan) Campbell and his niece Dana Gerry and family. John and his wife live in Brantford, Ontario.

Warren is also survived by his extended family which includes Martha’s only daughter Geraldine (Ken). Two granddaughters, Constance (Connie) and Marsha and is great-grandpa to Taylor, Brendan and Tyson.

Warren left home to join the military in 1942 where he was a flight engineer during WWII as a spotter on the Catalinas. He then continued his time in the military for another 20 years where he worked in military transport and during this time had postings to Hamilton, North Bay, White Horse and Comox.

Warrens post military career was the School District 71 and was with them for 20 years. He was in charge of painting.

Warren came to the Comox Valley in 1958. He lived for a short while in Union Bay and in 1960 built a house on Cooke Avenue in Comox where he stayed till 2013 when he relocated to Casa Loma retirement home. Due to declining health, Warren entered Glacier View Lodge on February 12, 2015.

We would like to thank all the staff at Glacier View for the wonderful care he received, the staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Casa Loma and especially Dr. Desmond Konway.

We would also like to send a special thank you to Jim Hume for his faithful visits.

Private family arrangements.


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