Heiko Socher passed away October 7th, 2016. He is survived by his wife Linda and their children, Ralf and Elke (husband Bruce) and grandchildren Jex and Kida.

Heiko was born in Berlin, Germany in 1930. He came to Fernie as a Forester in 1966 and started the Ski School the next year. Subsequently he became the manager and developed Snow Valley Ski Resort. In his retirement he built hiking trails around Fernie.

Celebration of life is planned for the beginning of December.

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