Clifford James Horsley passed away in his home in Kamloops, BC on May 15, 2014 at the age of 86. A celebration of life service will be held at RidgePointe at Pineview, 1789 Primrose Court (Kamloops) on Friday, May 23 at 11:00 am, with Jack Bowers officiating. A reception will follow.
Clifford was born in Salmon Arm, BC on May 21, 1927. He moved to Kamloops in 2002 with his wife, June. He will be remembered for his dedication to his work at Federated Co-op, owner of the Canoe store, his work with the Salmon Arm Fire and Rescue and his many years of renovating and constructing homes for his family. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He had a happy disposition, a grand sense of humor, and a love for his family.
He was predeceased by his wife June, son David, brother Trevor, sister Lucy, and sister Dorothy. Cliff leaves behind a loving family; daughter Connie (David) Schleppe; three granddaughters, Jenn (Denny) Schleppe, Katie (Tejinder) Bains, and Melissa Horsley; grandson, Jamie Horsley; great-grandchildren, Maycie and Pyper Coates, Jeremy, Eli, Airyanna, Tyrion, and Audric Lock; siblings Art, Laura, Mervin, and Glen; sister in-law Jessie Green; and his favorite dogs, Chuck and Belle. He will be missed not only by his family, but by his many friends in Salmon Arm and at RidgePointe.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kamloops SPCA, in memory of his love for animals. He will be missed, but never forgotten.
Funeral arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home in Salmon Arm.
Online condolences may be sent through Cliff’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com