Leonard Henry “Len” Lorenz
December 3, 2007
Leonard Henry “Len” Lorenz of Courtenay, passed away at the Extended Care Unit of St. Joseph’s Hospital on Monday, December 3rd, 2007 at age 88.
He is survived and will be dearly missed by his loving family; wife Anne; son Gary Lorenz (Karen) of Campbell River, Sherry Youngash (Eric) of Calgary and Keith Lorenz (Dyana) of Port McNeill; 3 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; sister-in-law Mary Lorenz of Lake Cowichan, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Len served overseas with the Canadian Army during World War II and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, in addition to the Oddfellows and the Lions Club. He logged for some 20 years, then established his own drilling and blasting company in Port McNeill for another 20 years. In his leisure, Len enjoyed fishing, hunting, traveling and gardening.
His funeral service took place on Friday, December 7th at 11:00 am from Comox Valley Funeral Home, Cremation and Reception Centre, 1101 Ryan Road, Courtenay, with Chaplain Brian Ducedre officiating. Burial will follow at Courtenay Civic Cemetery. Should friends wish, donations in Len’s memory to Eagle View Extended Care Unit, St. Joseph’s Hospital, 2137 Comox Avenue, Comox. BC
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