Archie THOMPSON

THOMPSON, Archie Fitzgerald

died peacefully on Thursday, 15 July, 2005 at Ridge Meadows Hospital, Maple Ridge. He was born in Northern Ireland in 1923, and spent the first 50 years of his life there, farming on the shores of Lough Neagh. Archie was predeceased in Ireland by his siblings John, Sinclair, Margaret, Billy and Betsy. In Canada Archie farmed in Dawson Creek, retiring to Peachland and, for the past 16 years, Maple Ridge. Archie will be lovingly remembered by all as a kind, gentle and patient man who lived life with spirit, rooted in his Christian faith. He is survived by his devoted wife Rita; children Barbara (Philip), Maggie, Peter and Suzanne (Ralph); and grandchildren Caila, Nikita, Sofia, Leo, Matthew and Ella. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, 21 July at 1:00 pm at Hammond United Church, 11391 Dartford Street. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Ridge Meadows Hospice Society, Box #11 Maple Ridge V2X 7E9. Thank you to the entire nursing staff on 2 West for their professionalism and compassion.

“In Heavenly Love Abiding”

MAPLE RIDGE FUNERAL CHAPEL

& CREMATORIUM (Osborn’s)

Ph: 604-463-8121