It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Wilfred Harvey Boles on March 14, 2015 in Chilliwack, BC. Harvey was born in Estevan, SK on April 14, 1925. He was predeceased by his wife Phyllis Laurine Hagen, three brothers; Howard, Ronald and Lorne and his only daughter Jacqueline. Harvey is survived by five sons, Terrance, Warren, Hartley, Rodney and Robert as well as eleven grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. Harvey worked in the Coal Mining Industry for most of his career retiring in 1985 as Manager of Manalta Coals “Klimax” mine in Estevan. He married Clara (Nelubowich) Symons in 1996 and they enjoyed many happy years together in Chase, Nanaimo, Medicine Hat and Chilliwack. Clare passed away recently. Harvey served his country in WWII in England and Continental Europe with the South Saskatchewan Regiment and later the Tank Corps. He was a long standing member of the Legion and Masonic Lodge. Harvey had a great sense of humour and we will miss his story telling. Interment will take place at a later date in Estevan. We will miss you. Online condolences may be offered at www.woodlawn-mtcheam.ca.
Woodlawn Mt. Cheam Funeral Home
45865 Hocking Avenue
Chilliwack BC V2P 1B5 604-793-4555