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Frederick Swift

September 21, 1927 - January 16, 2013


It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Fred Swift, on the morning of January 16th at the Royal Jubilee Hospital in Victoria, BC, at the age of 85.

Fred was born in Chatham, England. He immigrated to Canada with his wife Joyce (1928-1995). He was also predeceased by his longtime partner Cherie Peake (2003). Dad will be missed by his children Robert (Edith) Ricky (Daphne) David (June) Lynn, Wayne (Teresa) and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren. Fred leaves behind his sister Kathie in England and his brother George in Scotland as well as Nieces and Nephews.

The family wishes to express their sincere gratitude to Connie and Diane for their friendship and support they so freely gave to our Dad over the past years. Dad will also be missed by his little dog Turbo. Fred will be missed by the Community of Country Park Village and the staff and attendees of “Waldon House” in Duncan.

Fred worked as a shipwright in Victoria and also enjoyed working with wood, building many interesting things. He loved to watch sports and news on TV.

No service by request. A family gathering will be held at a later date. Flowers gratefully declined. Donations in Fred Swift's name can be made to the “Waldon House” or the SPCA. On line condolences may be offered at www.hwwallacecbc.com. HW Wallace (250) 701-0001.




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