GILLIES, Gregory Jack

Greg, of Ladysmith B.C., passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2009 after a lengthy illness at the age of 55 years. He is survived by his Mom (Audrey Gillies), sister (Cheryl Hall), brother (Chad and Michelle Gillies), as well as several nieces and nephews, and three great nieces and nephew. Greg was predeceased by his Dad (Barry Gillies) and his grandparents.

Greg was born in Lethbridge on March 8th, 1954. He received his education in Lethbridge, then later moved to Vancouver Island, where he permanently called home. In his younger years, his passions included baseball and hockey, motivated enthusiastically by his Dad as his coach. Following his move to the island, Greg’s greatest passion was sailing. A close second being golf and looking forward to visits from his nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of his Life was held on Friday July 31, 2009 at the Ladysmith Yacht Club.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Mount Brenton Golf Course in Chemainus.

Telford’s Burial & Cremation Centre of Ladysmith


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