CARTER, Boyce Frederick passed away peacefully at Ponderosa Lodge, Kamloops, BC on Friday, April 26, 2013 at the age of 86 years.
Boyce was born on March 27, 1927 in Bristol, England and came to Canada in 1948. In 1951, he married Dolores and they raised six children in the Cariboo while Boyce worked in the logging industry from 1959 to 1984. He moved from Quesnel to Salmon Arm in 1986, and then to Kamloops in 2008.
Boyce will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Dolores; sons, Bruce and Bill (Debbie), both of Quesnel; daughters, Beryl (Alex) Carter of Edmonton, Dawn (Bill) Sales of Kamloops, Marcia (Phil) Harris of Quesnel and Carla (Garth) St. Germain of Kamloops; 17 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. Also surviving are his brothers, Barrie (Bonnie) and Bernard.
A service of remembrance will be held from the Valleyview Bible Church, 2386 Trans Canada Highway E., Kamloops, BC on Saturday, May 11th at 2:00 pm. with Jack Bowers celebrant. Honours will be presented by comrades of the Royal Canadian Legion Br. 62.
The family extends heartfelt thanks to Dr. Phil Sigalet for his exceptional compassion and care.
If so desired, contributions in memory of Boyce may be made to the Spinal Cord Society, c/o Bill Carter, 109 Lowe Street, Quesnel, BC V2J 5T4.
Online condolences may be sent through Boyce’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.