“Frank” Francis Thomas Edinborough Morris,

"Frank" Francis Thomas Edinborough Morris,



1929 ~ 2012

Frank passed away

peacefully in the presence of his wife and sister on March 28, 2012 at

Brookhaven Care Centre

at the age of 82. Frank is lovingly remembered by

his wife Pat, daughter

Vanessa Bauder,sister Rose, 2 granddaughters Deanna and Selena

Bauder. Frank was born in

Tisdale Saskatchewan and raised in a large family. At the age of 12 he traveled by himself via steam ship to England to live with his grandmother and aunt. Within two weeks of Frank

moving to England, WWII

began. As soon as he was

old enough, Frank served in

the British Navy, and was proud of his 12 year service. He had the difficult job of being an Engineer in the boiler room on the British Ships. He sailed many areas of the world, including; Bermuda, Malta, South America, and the Falkland Islands. In 1959 Frank moved back to Canada. He enjoyed his work as an Engineer in Brenda Mines, and Kelowna General Hospital. He liked to keep busy, and enjoyed fixing things. He had a beautiful voice and had been in a choir for most of his life, including the Rutland United Church Choir. He enjoyed being with people,and loved to dance. Frank enjoyed traveling during his retirement years. His favorite meal was fish & chips…with vanilla ice cream for dessert. He loved the

outdoors, gardening, and was a long time Westbank Yacht

Club member. A Celebration of Life service will be held on

Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel of

Valleyview Funeral Home 165 Valleyview Road, Kelowna (250) -765-3147. In lieu of flowers, donations in Frank’s memory can be made to the Interior Alzheimer Society; #211 – 1889 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC. V1Y 5V5

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