FREDERICK JAMES PAINE passed away peacefully on October 24, 2010 at the age of 92. Fred was predeceased by his loving wife Anne in 1999. Fred and Anne immigrated from England to Canada in 1953, making Kelowna their home in 1959, and moved to Paine Lane at McKinley Landing in 1969. Fred was an English car mechanic, with one of his first experiences as a mechanic during WW2, where he met and married his wife Anne. Fred enjoyed his daily walks, working on English cars, camping, traveling and acting and singing with the Kelowna Theatre.
He will be remembered as a wonderful father, grandfather and great grandfather to his three children Barbara (Brian) Farnworth, Jacquire (Jim) Craig and Ian (Phyllis) Paine; by his 8 grandchildren Darren (Melody) Farnworth, Erica (Bryan) Brassington, Robin (Dave) Farnworth, Jenny (James) Bell, Jeff Craig, Kimberly (Ian) Payne, Krista (Gustavo) Almeida and Jeannette (Mikael) Johnstone, and his 4 great grandchildren Tristan Farnworth, Adelaide Brassington, Samantha Bell and Kasen Bell.
A private family memorial was held on October 30th.
A heartfelt thanks to the staff at Lake Country Lodge for making his last few years so special.
We will forever remember your smile Freddy ….. “Boop Boop”.