Ira (Tex) L. Hilburn passed away on Tuesday, September 15, 2015 of ill health in Mission, British Columbia. Tex will be lovingly remembered by his wife Shirley and his children Randy (Linda) Erickson (Alaska), Bill (Debbie) Hilburn, J.T. Hilburn, Molly Hilburn (Montana), nieces and a nephew (Oklahoma) and grandchildren and great grandchildren and his friends from Canada and the United States.
As an outdoor enthusiast, Tex enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping, archery and RVing. He had a witty sense of humour. His favourite saying was `Keep your powder dry’ .
A special Thank you to the nurses and staff of Mission Memorial Hospital and Mission Hospice for the care and comfort provided.
Donations can be made to the Cancer Society.