It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Christopher Ryan Byce. Chris passed away on July 19, 2013. He is survived by his loving parents, Beverley and Frank, his brother Geoff, his grandmother Mae Burroughs, his aunt and uncle Bobbie and George Harrison and family, aunt and uncle Bruce and Brenda Burroughs and family. He is also survived by numerous other aunts, uncles and cousins, from the Byce family and the Verkett family He was predeceased by his father Keith Burkett and his grandfather Bill Burroughs.
Chris attended school in Port Alice and Port Hardy. He received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Victoria. He had an apprenticeship at Neucel in
He enjoyed hockey and was a member of the Eagles team that won the gold medal at the Winter Games and the Provincials in 1992.
Thanks to all his friends and the people of Port Alice.
A “Celebration of Life” was held on July 25, 2013 in Port Alice. It was a remarkable display of compassion, respect and love for Christ and our family by the people of Port Alice and the north island.