Cornett, Henry Owen (1888-1965)

Henry Owen Cornett was a butcher. He lived at 1047 Denman Street in 1917 and 1918.

Henry Owen Cornett was born on October 23, 1888, in Islington, London, England. His father was John Henry Cornett. His mother was Mary Ann Owen.

Henry arrived in Vancouver about 1910. By 1911, he was living in a rooming house at 1032 East Hastings Street.

On September 18, 1911, in Vancouver, Henry married Daisy Louisa Warren. She was born on October 16, 1888, in Pancras, London, England. Her father was Thomas Warren. Her mother was Susanna Read.

Henry first appeared in the Vancouver directories in 1915.

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 576 [edited image]

Henderson’s Greater Vancouver City Directory, 1915, page 576 [edited image]

The Cornett family lived at the following selected addresses.

1915 and 1916 746 East Cordova Street
1917 and 1918 1047 Denman Street
1919 41 Kamloops Street
1920 not listed under Vancouver names
1921 219 East 49th Avenue
1930 and 1940 419 East 47th Avenue
1950 and 1965 1855 Charles Street

Henry continued to work as a butcher until about 1950.

Henry died in Vancouver on May 5, 1965.

Daisy died in Burnaby, British Columbia, on March 16, 1980.

Henry and Daisy had the following children.

 

Ivy Lillian Cornett

Ivy Lillian Cornett was born in London, England, on May 21, 1911.

On September 3, 1930, in Vancouver, she married Ronald Battensby, who was a government trackman and later a wheat inspector. He was born in England on March 8, 1906 His father was Robert Battensby (1876-1944). His mother was Edith Jane Skidmore (1881-1960).

Ivy died in Vancouver on March 9, 1970. She was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby, British Columbia.

Ronald died in Vancouver on December 28, 1973. He was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby.

Ronald and Ivy had a son: Melvin Battensby.

 

Henry Arthur Cornett

Henry Arthur Cornett was born in Vancouver on August 16, 1912.

On June 30, 1939, in Vancouver, he married Lucille Marie Edith Gant. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, on June 4, 1913. Her father was Louis Phillip Dionne. Her mother was Eva Marie Pednault.

Lucille died in Vancouver on September 1, 1944. She was buried in Ocean View Burial Park in Burnaby, British Columbia.

On April 30, 1947, in Vancouver, Henry married Evelyn Barbara Sinclair. She was born in Vancouver on October 1, 1919. Her father was John Henry Sinclair (1877-1954). Her mother was Helen McGregor Thom (1883-1968).

Henry died in Burnaby, British Columbia, on October 30, 1994.

Evelyn died in 1999.

 

John (Jack) Owen Cornett

John (Jack) Owen Cornett was born in Vancouver on February 9, 1914. In 1945 and 1949 he was working as a butcher.

In 1945 he was married to Leona.

In 1949 he travelled to the United States, intending to reside there permanently.

In 1965 he was living in Everett, Washington.

He died in Washington on December 26, 1985.

Leona died on October 2, 1998.

 

George Alec (or Alex) Cornett

George Alec (or Alex) Cornett was born in British Columbia, probably in Vancouver, about 1916.

In 1940 he was working as a meat cutter in his father’s business.

It appears that George died in March 2001.

 

Jean Olive Cornett

Jean Olive Cornett was born in Vancouver on July 14, 1921.

She married Royal William Metcalfe, who was a sheet metal worker in 1941. He was born on August 11, 1920. Roy served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War.

After the war, Roy had his own business called “Metcalfe Gas.”

Jean died in Vancouver on October 6, 1991.

Roy died in Vancouver on February 11, 2012.

 

Sources

John Henry Cornett (father of Henry Owen Cornett)

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DT8-L35 : 13 December 2014), John Henry Cornett, 1882; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1882, quarter 2, vol. 1B, p. 389, Islington, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9Z3-PR6 : 29 August 2015), John H Cornett, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Camden Town subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

 

Mary Ann (Annie) Owen (mother of Henry Owen Cornett)

“England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DT6-NFV : 13 December 2014), Mary Ann Owen, 1882; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1882, quarter 2, vol. 1B, p. 389, Islington, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1901,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X9Z3-PRX : 29 August 2015), Mary A Cornett in household of John H Cornett, St Pancras, London, Middlesex, England; from “1901 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing Camden Town subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.

“England and Wales Census, 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XW8R-GY5 : 20 January 2015), Mary Ann Cornett, Merton, , Surrey, England; from “1911 England and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLR6-1RG : 30 September 2015), Mary Anne Cornett, 1956.

 

Henry Owen Cornett

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XRB-KCB : 1 October 2014), Henry Owen Cornett, 1888; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Islington, London, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JF9S-8NP : 6 December 2014), Henry Owen Cornett, 20 Nov 1909; citing departure port Liverpool, arrival port New York, ship name Caronia, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

“New York Passenger Arrival Lists (Ellis Island), 1892-1924,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JFMB-GNG : 6 December 2014), Henry Owen Cornett, 12 Nov 1909; citing departure port Liverpool, arrival port New York, ship name Lusitania, NARA microfilm publication T715 and M237 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

“Recensement du Canada de 1911,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:27XY-63J : 2 March 2015), Henry Cornett in entry for George Pratt, 1911; citing Census, Vancouver Sub-Districts 19-50, British Columbia, Canada, Library and Archives of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario; FHL microfilm 2,417,662; http://automatedgenealogy.com/census11/View.jsp?id=61976&highlight=19&desc=1911+Census+of+Canada+page+containing+Henry+Cornett%3F; http://data2.collectionscanada.gc.ca/1911/pdf/e001941066.pdf.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDDQ-7ZQ : 21 January 2016), Henry Owen Cornett and Daisy Louisa Warren, 18 Sep 1911; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11375, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,703.

1921 Canada Census, Henry Owen Cornett [indexed as Henry Alder Carnett], Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 19; Census Place: Vancouver South (Municipality), Vancouver South, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLTG-19Z : 30 September 2015), Henry Owen Cornett, 1965.

Henry Owen Cornett, death notice, Vancouver Province, May 8, 1965, page 33; Vancouver Sun, May 7, 1965, page 35: “Cornett—On May 5, 1965, Henry Owen Cornett, aged 76 years, late 1855 Charles Street. Survived by his loving wife, Daisy Louisa; 3 sons: Arthur and George, Vancouver; Jack of Everett; 2 daughters, Mrs. R. (Ivy Lillian) Battensby and Mrs. R. (Jean Olive) Metcalfe, Vancouver; 5 sisters, Mrs. Olive Pratt, New Westminster; Mrs. Nancy Yeoman, S. Burnaby; Mrs. Elizabeth Smith, Mrs. Doris Moore and Mrs. Marion Cornwell, Vancouver, and 6 grandchildren. Funeral Monday, May 10 at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Hamilton Mortuary, Fraser Street at 38th Avenue, the Venerable Archdeacon A.M. Trendell officiating, followed by cremation. By request of Mr. Cornett, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Salvation Army, please.”

 

Thomas Warren (father of Daisy Louisa Warren)

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q7VQ-ZT2 : 15 October 2015), Thomas Warren, St Pancras, London, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, London county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

 

Susannah Reed (mother of Daisy Louisa Warren)

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q7VQ-G6Z : 15 October 2015), Susanah Warren in household of Thomas Warren, St Pancras, London, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, London county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

 

Daisy Louisa Warren (wife of Henry Owen Cornett)

“England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2XTQ-FTG : 1 October 2014), Daisy Louisa Warren, 1888; from “England & Wales Births, 1837-2006,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Pancras, London, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.

“England and Wales Census, 1891,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q7V7-62M : 15 October 2015), Daisy Warren in household of Thomas Warren, St Pancras, London, England; from “1891 England, Scotland and Wales census,” database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, London county,  subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDDQ-7Z9 : 21 January 2016), Henry Owen Cornett and Daisy Louisa Warren, 18 Sep 1911; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B11375, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 1,983,703.

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLN-SJ7 : 27 December 2014), Daisy Louisa Cornett, Sep 1911; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4781, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

1921 Canada Census, Daisy Cornett [indexed as Daisy Carnett] in household of Henry Owen Cornett [indexed as Henry Alder Carnett], Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 19; Census Place: Vancouver South (Municipality), Vancouver South, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FL1B-G1C : 30 September 2015), Daisy Louise Cornett, 1980.

Daisy Louise Cornett, death notice, Vancouver Sun, March 19, 1980, page D1: “Cornett—On March 16 in the Fellburn Hospital, Daisy Louise, widow of Hanry Owen Cornett in her 92 year. She was predeceased by a daughter, Ivy Lillian Battensby. Survived by 3 sons, Henry Arthur, John Owen and George Alex; a daughter, Jean Olive Metcalfe; 6 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. Funeral service was held today at 11 a.m. in the dogwood Chapel of Hamilton Mortuary, 5390 Fraser St. (at 38th Ave.). Rev. Ray Waller officiated. Cremation followed.”

 

Ivy Lillian Cornett (daughter of Henry Owen Cornett)

“Canada Passenger Lists, 1881-1922,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2HLN-SJW : 27 December 2014), Ida Lelian Cornett, Sep 1911; citing Immigration, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada, T-4781, Library and Archives Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

1921 Canada Census, Ivy Lillian Cornett [indexed as Ivy Lillian Carnett] in household of Henry Owen Cornett [indexed as Henry Alder Carnett], Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 19; Census Place: Vancouver South (Municipality), Vancouver South, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDDW-BFX : 21 January 2016), Ronald Battensby and Ivy Lillian Cornett, 03 Sep 1930; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13759, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,555.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLYZ-2QK : 30 September 2015), Ivy Lillian Battensby, 1970.

 

Ronald Battensby (husband of Ivy Lillian Cornett)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLVY-Q4F : 30 September 2015), Robert Battensby, 1944. (father of Ronald Battensby)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLRB-YGZ : 30 September 2015), Edith Jane Battensby, 1960. (mother of Ronald Battensby)

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QK6P-L4XD : 5 October 2015), Edwin Battensby, 1993. (brother of Ronald Battensby)

“British Columbia Marriage Registrations, 1859-1932; 1937-1938,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JDDW-BFX : 21 January 2016), Ronald Battensby and Ivy Lillian Cornett, 03 Sep 1930; citing Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, British Columbia Archives film number B13759, Vital Statistics Agency, Victoria; FHL microfilm 2,074,555.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLBK-9S4 : 30 September 2015), Ronald Battensby, 1973.

Ronald Battensby, death notice, Vancouver Province, December 29, 1973, page 26; Vancouver Sun, December 29, 1973, page 39: “Battensby—On December 29, 1973, Ronald Battensby, of Vancouver. Predeceased by his wife, Lillian. Survived by 1 son, Melvin; 2 grandchildren, Sandra and Christopher, 2 brothers, Edwin and Alfred. Rev. Cameron Reid will conduct the funeral service on Wednesday, January 2nd, at 1 p.m. in the chapel of Hamilton Mortuary, Fraser St. ad 38th Ave. Interment Ocean View Cemetery.”

 

Henry Arthur Cornett (son of Henry Owen Cornett)

Henry Arthur Cornett, 1912-1994; http://bayanne.info/Shetland/getperson.php?personID=I440089&tree=ID1: Born: 16 Aug 1912; Vancouver, BC, CAN; Died: 30 Oct 1994, Burnaby, BC, CAN. Married: 30 Apr 1947; Vancouver, BC, CAN to Evelyn Barbara Sinclair.

1921 Canada Census, Henry Arthur Cornett [indexed as Henry Arthur Carnett] in household of Henry Owen Cornett [indexed as Henry Alder Carnett], Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 19; Census Place: Vancouver South (Municipality), Vancouver South, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

British Columbia Marriage Registrations; Registration Number:1939-09-474032; Henry Arthur Cornett and Lucille Marie Gant; date of marriage: June 30, 1939; place of marriage: Vancouver; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/AnnualData2015/MRG/MRG_1939474032.jpg.

“British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993”, database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FLG1-9L2 : 30 September 2015), Lucille Marie Edith Cornett, 1944.

Evelyn Barbara Sinclair (1919-1999); http://bayanne.info/Shetland/getperson.php?personID=I440082&tree=ID1: Born: 1 Oct 1919, Vancouver, BC, CAN; Died 1999.

 

John (Jack) Owen Cornett (son of Henry Owen Cornett)

1921 Canada Census, Jack Owen Cornett [indexed as Jack Owen Carnett] in household of Henry Owen Cornett [indexed as Henry Alder Carnett], Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 19; Census Place: Vancouver South (Municipality), Vancouver South, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

“Idaho, Eastport, Arrival Manifests, 1924-1956,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KF64-RDG : 30 December 2014), John Owen Cornett, 1945; citing Immigration, Eastport, Idaho, United States, NARA microfilm publication A3460 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

“Idaho, Eastport, Arrival Manifests, 1924-1956,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KF64-RDL : 30 December 2014), John Owen Cornett, 1949; citing Immigration, Eastport, Idaho, United States, NARA microfilm publication A3460 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

“United States Public Records, 1970-2009,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJJL-S6PT : 16 May 2014), John O Cornett, Residence, Everett, Washington, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JTZN-LYS : 20 May 2014), John  Cornett, Dec 1985; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death Master File, database (Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing); http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/51242AEAA3D6C4BCFD9B3B38CDB09B7E.

Washington State Death Records; John O. Cornett; Snohomish County; Death-Date: 12/26/1985; age: 71; http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/3C0A8AE40E19118542C11B50BE33FA5F.

Washington State; Snohomish Land Records – Goodwin Daniel J – Cornett Leona L – Cornett Deborah M – Et Al.; Recording Date: 11/13/1986; Buyer: Daniel J. Goodwin; Seller: Leona L Dornett; Seller: Deborah M Cornett; Seller: Estate of John Owen Cornett; Freeform Legal: LT109 FOREST PARK ADD EVT DIV A; http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/109ED316E99EADA05D48757EC191123E.

“United States Public Records, 1970-2009,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QJJL-S6PG : 16 May 2014), Leona L Cornett, Residence, Everett, Washington, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.

“United States Public Records, 1970-2009,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2M6J-93X : 23 May 2014), Leona L Cornett, Residence, Anchorage, Alaska, United States; a third party aggregator of publicly available information.

“United States Social Security Death Index,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V3K4-6Y7 : 20 May 2014), Leona L Cornett, 02 Oct 1998; citing U.S. Social Security Administration, Death File, database (Master Alexandria, Virginia: National Technical Information Service, ongoing). Auditor

Washington State; Snohomish County, Power of Attorney Records, 1976-1999; Power of Attorney: November 13, 1986; Party Name: Orsborn Alys; Party Type: Deceased Estate Of; Party Name: Cornett Deborah; Party Type: Deceased Estate Of; Party Name: Cornett Diane Lee; Party Type: Deceased Estate Of; Party Name: Cornett Leona Lillian; http://www.digitalarchives.wa.gov/Record/View/A8B8EB141AEB366071C7A6ED867A7791.

 

George Alex Cornett (son of Henry Owen Cornett)

1921 Canada Census, George Alec Cornett [indexed as George Alec Carnett] in household of Henry Owen Cornett [indexed as Henry Alder Carnett], Reference Number: RG 31; Folder Number: 19; Census Place: Vancouver South (Municipality), Vancouver South, British Columbia; Page Number: 4; Ancestry.com. 1921 Census of Canada [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2013.

Rootsweb obituaries; http://obits.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/obit.cgi?Surname=budurov%2Bgeorge+%22&type=Keyword&Start=37800; Cornett, George Alec; 84; White Rock BC; Vanc Sun; 2001-3-22; mumtaz

 

Jean Olive Cornett (daughter of Henry Owen Cornett)

British Columbia Death Registrations; Registration Number: 1991-09-017590; Jean Olive Metcalfe; date of death: October 6, 1991; place of death: Vancouver; age: 70; http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/DTH/DTH_1991017590.jpg; medical certificate of death: http://search-collections.royalbcmuseum.bc.ca/genealogy-images/Phase2/DTH/DTH_1991017590M.jpg

Royal William Metcalfe, death notice, Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Feb. 18 to Feb. 19, 2012; http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/vancouversun/obituary.aspx?n=royal-metcalfe&pid=155937509: “METCALFE, Royal William; August 11, 1920 – February 11, 2012. It is with great sadness and much love we announce the passing of our beloved Dad, Grampa and GG. Roy passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at George Derby Care Centre on Saturday, February 11, 2012. He was predeceased by his loving wife Jean in 1991, Mother Rose, Father Bill and Sister Thelma. Roy leaves his daughters Linda (Harley) Smith and Barbara (Ken) Kinna. Grandchildren, Steven (Bryana), Nicole (Ted), Sheri (Steve) and Spencer (Sonya). Great-grandchildren Cassidy, McKenna, Carson, and Courtenay. He touched many lives and was loved by all. Roy was raised in Vancouver and served in the RCAF WWll and then in civilian life started his own business, Metcalfe Gas. There will be no service as requested but we all have our very special memories of a wonderful man. Many thanks to the staff at George Derby who made a difficult time easier.”