WESTAWAY, Arnold Alexander
Born in Prince Rupert, BC in 1917. Passed away in Nanaimo on October 11, 2012. He is predeceased by his wife, May in 2003.
He is survived by two sons Peter Westaway (Balbir) of Fort St. John and Richard Westaway (Lana) of Parksville; granddaughter Dallas Giles; grandsons Ryan, Noel, Nicholas Westaway; great-grandchildren Jett, Presley and Kloey Giles, Adrianna and Ethan Westaway; nieces Rosalind Westaway and Anyah Flagg; nephew John Westaway. Also, his special friends Phyllis Brett and Lisa Westaway.
Arnold grew up in Salmon Arm and Kamloops. He lived and worked for a number of years in each of Vancouver (Standard Brands), Penticton (BF Goodrich), and Victoria (BA/Gulf Oil) and Nanaimo (self-employed).
Arnold was involved in the UCT/ACT and Probus Club and formerly various community based initiatives in such areas as the arts, business education and the creation of Pipers Lagoon Park.
Private family Celebration of Life. There will be no formal service by request.
“I am ready to meet my Maker
Whether my Maker is prepared
to deal with me is another question.”
Telford’s of Nanaimo