Frederick Eugene “Rick, Fred” Harknett

March 26, 1936 – July 3, 2019
Rick was born on the fateful day of March 26, 1936, 2nd son of Fred and Daisy Harknett in Victoria, BC. He passed away quietly, unexpectedly ,in his sleep at the age of 83, in Cumberland BC.
Predeceased by his Dad, Mom, brother Bob and niece Tara, he is survived by Vicki Harknett (nee Laird), Bev Wydeness, daughters Tracey, Jenny, Bobbi, and son Rick Jr (Jessica), brother Carl (Carroll), sister Chris (Sean), 8 grandkids, 6 great grandkids and many many many more cousins, nieces, nephews.
Rick was the very very best of Dads and our world is now a much colder, emptier place without him in it.
Huge thanks to staff and volunteers at the Cumberland Lodge for all your care and kindness making his last months the absolute best they could possibly be!
Celebration memorial to be held Saturday July 13 at 6838 River Ave South, Courtenay BC, 2 pm – ?
Graveside service to follow Monday July 15, 11am at The Anglican Church of St. John the Baptist, Cobble Hill BC, in the care of Toneff Funeral Services, Courtenay BC.


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