Gordon Frederick Charles POLOWY

POLOWY, Gordon Frederick Charles

Passed away peacefully at Ridge Meadows Hospital on Wed. March 22 at the age of 76. He was predeceased by his daughter Jodi. Gordon is survived by his wife Pat; daughter Laura-Lynn Nash (Philip); brothers Laverne (Agnes) & Kenneth (Barbara); sisters Winnifred Homey (Lyle), Marilyn Langlois & Joanne Aney; brother-in-law Bob Wells (Carol) in Hamilton, Ont.; many friends & family. Born in Hilliard, Alberta, Gordon was raised in Vancouver and was a long time teacher & vice principal with the Vancouver School Board. He also taught with DND in Germany, where he met and married his wife of 32 yrs. Gordon retired to Maple Ridge where he enjoyed a long association with the seniors bowling league. He was a passionate gardener and artist.

A Memorial Service will be held Friday, March 31, 2006 at 2 p.m.at the Haney Presbyterian Church, 11858 – 216 St, Maple Ridge. A special thanks to Dr. Yokoyama, Dr. Wendy Lam and the nurses of 2 West. Donations can be made in Gordon’s memory to the Ridge Meadows Hospital Foundation or Ridge Meadows Hospice Society.

Expression of sympathy can be made at www.gardenhill.ca

“To God be the Glory”