Robert Edward Fraser Berry

Robert Edward Fraser Berry





Died at Kelowna General

Hospital on Tuesday, October 25, 2011.  Survived by his

loving wife Joan; son

Christopher of Vancouver; daughter Lisa of Westbank; one

granddaughter Kayla;

one brother Norman of Montreal and numerous other

relatives. Bishop Berry was born in Ottawa on January 21, 1926. He grew up in Montreal and served in an Air Crew

in the Second World War from 1943 – 1945. He came to BC. in 1967 and in 1971 was

ordained the Bishop of Kootenay.  He was chaplain to the Royal Canadian Legion, the Royal Canadian Air Force and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police veterans.  Bishop Berry also volunteered as an on call chaplain at the Kelowna

General Hospital. A Funeral Service will be held on

Saturday, October 29th at 2:00 pm at St. Michael & All Angels’ Cathedral Church, 608 Sutherland Avenue,

Kelowna, BC, with Archbishop John Privett officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity

of one’s choice.

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