Charles “Charlie” Salmi

“Charlie”, Charles Salmi

February 1, 1917-February 6, 2009

Passed away in Victoria on Friday, February 6, 2009 at the age of “92”.

Charlie was predeceased by his mother Selma and father Uno Salmi and his son Lloyd.

He will be greatly missed by his wife (of 60 years) Kaye and daughter Karen. Grandpa (Great) is already missed by his five grandchildren: Clarissa, Heidi, Shane, Kasia and Kelly and his four great grandchildren Gavin, Salena, Brooklyn and his latest addition David.

Charlie was born and raised in Sointula, BC. Commercial fished off his own handcrafted boats (“Kaye Charles” and the “Karen Lloyd”).

Charles loved fishing, hunting, curling and gardening. He was a loving, giving, hardworking man with a great sense of humour.

He will be missed by many friends and relatives.

Celebration of life will be held February 14, 2009 in Victoria, BC at the First Memorial, 1155 Fort Street, at 2:00 pm.


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