With loved ones at his side, William Leslie Andres passed away peacefully at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital on Monday, April 4, 2011 at the age of 70 years.
Bill is survived by his loving wife Fern and their children: Darren (Carm) Andres, Jackie (Wayne) Potter, Alisa (Brad) Brewer, and Ryan (Terra) Andres, 11 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, his brother Barry Andres and his sister Carol (Joe) Halter. He was predeceased by his parents, William and Alma Andres (nee Wentland).
Visitation was held at Cherished Memories “Serenity Chapel” on Friday, April 8th. The Funeral Service took place at the Sparwood Fellowship Baptist Church on Saturday, April 9th with Pastor Ron Rutley officiating. Following the service, Bill was laid to rest at the Rivercrest Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the BC Heart & Stroke Foundation. Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.