Oct. 8, 1944 to Dec. 8, 2007
Gary was born in Dawson City, Yukon, October 8, 1994. His early years were spent in Dawson and Whitehorse where his love of the outdoors became an integral part of his life.
After achieving his B.Sc. degree at UBC he went on to attend the Canadian Chiropractic College in Toronto. Education for Gary was a high priority and once in practice, he followed up his studies by achieving his M.Sc. (University of Bridgeport) and his diploma in Acupuncture (Sri Lanka).
Gary was so passionate for life. “to seek, explore, smell and taste,” he liked to experience it all. He embraced each day and really appreciated every nuance of nature, of custom and culture, of sight and sound and his place in this beautiful world. His adventures took him to many places but home was the Bulkley Valley which he adored and where he spent many happy times.
Gary was loved dearly be his wife Liz and children, Donelle, Gavin and Nathan.
we are born again,
What we do today
Is what matters most.”
A celebration of Gary’s life was held Sunday, December 16. Memorial tributes in Gary’s name would be appreciated by the Community Cancer Care Team at Box 3776, Smithers, B.C., V0J 2N0.