ALLAIRE, Real (Ray) Lucien

December 3, 1927 – September 1, 2016

With sadness we share the passing of our father Real (Ray) Allaire, age 88 of Maple Ridge BC. He also resided in Hope BC for eight years and in Squamish BC for 28 years. He was born in Haileybury, Ontario.

Ray is predeceased by his loving wife Simone of 50 years, his daughter Linda, who passed away at birth and his grandson David Desmarais. He is survived by his children; Cecile (Ron) Kreller, Denise Allaire, Rene Allaire (Jan) and Lori Hogarth (James), 17 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. He is also survived by his sisters; Theresa, Aline, Georgette and Irene.

Dad was a heavy duty mechanic in mining. He loved to socialize. He also loved his family.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday September 24 at 1:00 pm at the Eagles Hall, 386 Fort St. Hope BC.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that any donations be made to the Abbotsford Cancer Centre.

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