passed away suddenly at home April 2, 2011. Bill moved to Golden in the early 1970s working different jobs from mills to labourer. Bill met Alice Hawkins in 1975 and they were married that same year having one child,
Bob in 1977. Bill loved his family and close friends, he loved fishing and camping with
all any time. Bill was predeceased by his
father Bernard Thomas in 1981, his
mother Hazel Lucille in 1990, and
brother Thomas Eldin in 2003.
Bill is survived by son William
Robert (Bob), grandchildren
Anthony James and Summer
Rain, sister Sharon (Mick)
Martin of Cranbrook, BC,
brothers Bernard and Douglas
of Golden and sister Faye in
Bill will be missed by all who
knew him. At Bill’s request
there will not be a service.