It is with deep sorrow that the family of Edward Hees announces his passing on Monday, January 20, 2014 in Cranbrook at 97 years of age.
Edward was born on June 19, 1916. He met and married Anna in Canal Flats in 1947. Edward worked in and around the Cranbrook area in the logging industry until his retirement at 65.
Edward leaves to mourn his passing his three children Juanita (Don) Gordon, James Hees (Nicolle Lemay) and Mary (Kevin) Quinn; four grandchildren John Paul Edinger, Daniel Edinger, Samantha Hees and Kelly Anne Quinn; and three great grandchildren Shylo, Danielle and Madison Edinger. He was predeceased by his wife Anna in 1987.
The family would like to thank Claudia Perrin for her companionship and support throughout the years.
A memorial service for Edward will be held at McPherson Funeral Home in Cranbrook on Friday, January 24, 2014 at 11:00 am.