Gordon Wesley Weighill was born in Climax, Saskatchewan on June 28, 1928 and was peacefully taken March 23, 2013 at the age of 84.
Gord worked for CPR and also on the rigs in Saskatchewan. He later became a mechanic for a few years before he moved to BC where he started working for his brother Dick and was able to secure his carpentry papers.
He then worked for BC Hydro building the Fauquier townsite, and the Nakusp Hot Springs. He was the Building inspector for the Village of Nakusp for many years and this was the job he retired from.
He will be dearly missed by his wife of 54 years, Fay. Daughters Wendy (Jacques), Gwen (Keith), Cindy (Stu) and sons Tim (September), Gord (Michelle). His grandchildren Dustin (Sarah), Brandon, Delacy (Jim), Elyse (Jess), Laine (Janell), Shea, Marisa, Denae and his great grandbabies Izaak, Rhys, Hayden, Makena and Levi.
Gord’s family wish to thank everyone sincerely for sharing their sorrow and offering their support. Your thoughtfulness is deeply appreciated and will be remembered always.