Lawrence Edward Geernaert passed away in Kamloops on Dec. 23, 2018, at 87 years of age.
Edward is survived by his wife Anne, his daughter Lynn (Brian), son Douglas (Irene), four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his daughter Patricia.
Edward was born in Chilliwack. He moved to the Okanagan, then to Whitecroft and later to the Paul Lake – Pinantan area.
Ed worked at Balco Forest Products and Canada Post. He was also a rancher.
Eddie liked square dancing and country music. He enjoyed the outdoors and went on many family camping trips. Later in life, he and his wife Anne took several bus tours through B.C., Alberta and Washington state.
A Remembrance of Life Service will be held at Kamloops United Church, 421 St. Paul Street, on Saturday, Jan. 5 at 2 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation in memory of Ed.