Earle William passed away peacefully on August 16, 2003 at the age of 73 after a long and courageous battle with cancer, with his life partner Jeff Reynolds and family at his side. Predeceased by his brother Harold, Earle is lovingly remembered by his brother Clarence and sisters Anita Stanley (Emile) and Angela Ryan (Fred), along with many nieces, nephews and dear friends in the Vancouver and Montreal areas.
Born, raised and having his career in Montreal with Air Canada until he retired to South Surrey, B.C. in 1986. Right up to the very end, Earle maintained his sense of humour, indomitable spirit and joie de vivre.
Prayer service will be held on Tuesday, August 26, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. at the Good Shepherd Church, 2250 – 150th St., Surrey, B.C. Reception to follow at church. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Society or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.