Chester Arlin Cootes
August 4, 1931 – July 25, 2016
Chester Cootes passed away at home on July 25, 2016 at the age of 84.
He was predeceased by his wife Wilna, son Earl, and grandson Billy Cootes and is survived by his sons Wally, Ken, Bob, Paul (Darlene), David, and Douglas; grandchildren Chris, Jenny, Brigitte, Crystal and Corey; great-grandchildren Quint, Peyton and Riley; and his brother Al (Noreen).
Dad was a long-time Nanaimo commercial fisherman and made many friends in the fishing industry. He will be missed by all his family and friends.
At his request, there will be no service.