A Memorial Service will be held at the Chapel of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden on Wednesday afternoon, April 6th at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Christine Muise officiating.
Len was born in Renata, B.C. on August 20, 1933 and had been a resident of Golden since 1970. Len loved his family and he loved his work. He enjoyed the water from his early days working on the Minto on the Arrow Lakes through to his time with his own boat exploring lakes and the Georgia Strait. Len enjoyed woodworking and walking his big white dog.
Len was predeceased by his parents; two brothers, Ernie and Richard and his daughter Valerie. He is survived by his wife Sharon of Golden; sons: Don (Sylvia) of Bay Tree, Alberta and Greg (Donna) of Edmonton; daughter Dee Funk (Lincoln Dobson) of Regina Beach, Saskatchewan; son-in-law Don Tillapaugh of Campbell River, B.C.; grandchildren: Jamie, Zach, Alison, Andrew and step grandchildren Shane (Tia) Tillapaugh, Katie Tillapaugh and Sophia Dobson; brother Jack Funk of Kamloops; sisters: Norma Olson of Nakusp, Ann Thomas of Quesnel and Eileen Funk of Kamloops; sister-in-law Joan of Kamloops as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to donate in Len’s memory may do so to Interior Health- Golden Community Care and delivered to the Golden Hospital.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.hindmanbowersfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are in the care of Hindman Bowers Funeral Home, Golden.