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Gordon Barrett
Gordon Barrett. (via Contributed)

On Sunday, Nov 3, 2019, Gordon passed away in Lions Gate Hospital.

Gordon was born Nov 7, 1927, in Victoria, B.C. to John and Adele (Snow) Barrett. He graduated from Victoria High School in 1945 and began his banking career in 1946. Gordon opened the TD Bank branch at Town and Country Mall in Victoria (1961), transferred to the Third and Seymour branch in Kamloops (1964), and the Burrard and Robson Vancouver branch in 1972 (to 1987). He was a Freemason for over 52 years and was a member of the Shriners Oriental Band.

Predeceased by his brother Leonard and his wife, Erica, he leaves behind a son Ron (Dara); daughter Noni (Doug); four grandchildren Dawn (Dave), Nathan (Shannon), Ryan, and Emily; and seven great-grandchildren: Breanne, Abbigail, Carter, Kaitlyn, Griff, Chett and Dusty.

A memorial service will be held at St. Timothy's Anglican Church in the Sutherland building, at 630 E. 19th St., North Vancouver, B.C., on Nov. 16 at 11 a.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army, United Gospel Mission, or the Cancer Society.

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