EDWARD ROSS SPARROW
Born In: Enderby, British Columbia, Canada
Born: September 13th, 1929
Edward Ross Sparrow passed away peacefully on Monday, February 18, 2013 at the age of 83.
Ross was born on September 13, 1929 in Enderby, B.C. to Edward and Edith Sparrow. He grew up and lived most of his life in Kamloops.
He will be dearly missed by his loving wife of 59 years, Charlotte and his children Drew (Sandra), Glen (Trudy), Ward (Birgit), and Denise, his grandchildren Jesse, Katie, Ross, Wesley, and Mick, his brother Hugh (Iona) and his old buddy Dick Wood (Arlene).
In his early life he enjoyed numerous outdoor activities and participated in many sports including basketball, hockey, and curling. He was involved in minor hockey and minor baseball for many years. Ross especially enjoyed his time at Lac Le Jeune fishing with family and friends. Ross loved gardening and spending time with his grandchildren. He had many lifelong friends with whom he and Charlotte spent many happy occasions.
Special thanks to Dr. Michael Wilson and the staff at the hospice.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Hospice.
At Ross' request, there will be no service. A Celebration of Life will be held by the immediate family at a later date.
"Keep your stick on the ice."