Charles “Bud” Louis Philp passed away peacefully at Rocky Mountain Village on Friday, August 7, 2015 at the age of 83. He was born on November 1, 1931 in Coleman, AB to parents Charles and Helen Chardonnens.
Bud is survived by his son Grant (Paula) Chardonnens with his grandchildren, Bree, Avery and Brandon, siblings Beth (Arnold) Almquist of Chilliwack, Lucille (Ray) Stout of Surrey, Paul Chardon of Abbotsford, Alfred Chardon of Winfield, and Donna Scott of Kamloops, as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by parents, and his sister June Hamm.
Bud began his mining career working for Kaiser Resources, remaining there until the end of Westar Mining in 1992 when he opted to retire. In his leisure, Bud enjoyed tending to his large gardens and creating various woodworking projects in his shop. He will be missed by all who loved him.
No flowers please. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Arthritis Society. Memories & condolences shared at www.cherishedmemoriesfs.com Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.