Fred Atkinson past away on February 10, 2010 at the age of 74.
He is survived by his loving daughters Lora Atkinson of Kelowna, BC, Linda Meraw (Doug) of Winfield, BC and Leone Atkinson (Scott Sutch) of Tewksbury, NJ; grandchildren Brett, Tyson, and Kayt Meraw, Magdalene and Devin Sutch, and sister Sheila (Jack) Peacock of Claresholm, AB. Sadly predeceased by his wife Elaine Atkinson in 1987.
Fred was a dedicated father and a loyal friend. He was a unique and colourful character and he will be missed.
A memorial service was held on Tuesday, February 16, 2010 in Winfield, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Ducks Unlimited.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.