1951 – 2015
William Cantlie Chipman died at home in Maple Ridge on September 6, 2015.
Bill was born in Port Alberni in 1951. As an Army brat Bill grew up in many towns and cities across the country, and was active in sports, scouting & Army Cadets. He completed high school and university in Vancouver. After graduating from UBC, Bill travelled and worked in England and Spain for a year. Returning to Canada, he started a long career in construction and real estate working throughout the Lower Mainland, Costa Rica, Dallas, Texas & Nashville, Tennessee. Bill had been retired for a few years before his death. Bill was predeceased by his wife Frances Wiggins only five months earlier. They leave behind their two children, Joe and Julia. Bill also leaves his mother Alyce of North Vancouver, and his three brothers, Don, Rob and Larry. He will be sorely missed by his family and friends. A memorial service will be held from 2:00 until 5:00 pm on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at Meadow Gardens Golf Club, 19675 Meadow Gardens Way, Pitt Meadows, BC. All family, friends and colleagues are welcome to drop by.