Born on February 28, 1924, in Sandy Lake, Manitoba. Passed away suddenly on February 4, 2009. He was a long time resident of Port Coquitlam. Peter is predeceased by his wife, Elinor; brothers and sisters, Steve, Marie, Lenore, Alec, William, Michael, Rose & Anne. He is survived by daughter, Lois (Dave), granddaughter, Elizabeth great-granddaughter, Teana, also brother, Paul Billick, brothers-in-law, Bill Loshney, John Bondar and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Peter was a veteran of WWII and the Korean War, a long time member of the BC Gem and Mineral Society, The Port Moody Lapidary Club and The Maple Ridge Lapidary Club. He was retired from BC Telephone company where he had worked for 25 years. A Celebration of his life will be held, at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, February 21, 2009 at First Memorial Burkeview Chapel, 1340 Dominion Avenue, Port Coquitlam, BC 604-944-4128. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Fund or a charity of your choice.