Passed away at the Malaspina Gardens surrounded by his family on December 28, 2013 at the age of 89 years. Born in Nanaimo, BC on May 6, 1924. Predeceased by his parents, Johnny & Elizabeth White; wife, Rowena; siblings: Gilbert White, Nellie Mitchell, Lottie Cook, Doreen Seward, Clifford White; daughter, Laureen White and grandson, Courtney White. Survived by his children: R. Arlene Wise (Arnold), Faye Hamilton, Phyllis Wise (Clayton) and Ross White; seven grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews.
A loving and caring family man, his memory will be cherished in the hearts of all those lives he touched.
Funeral service was held on Saturday January 4, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. in Telford’s Funeral Chapel, 595 Townsite Road, Nanaimo, BC. Pastor Per Knudson, officiating. Interment in the Garden of Devotion, Cedar Valley Memorial Gardens, Cedar, BC Condolences may be offered to the family at email@example.com