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Ronald Roy Laird

December 5, 1933 - February 20, 2011


It is with deepest sorrow that we announce the peaceful passing of Roy Laird at the age of 77 years. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Shirley Laird and his children, Vicky West, Bonnie Johnson and Rick Laird. He will also be remembered by his 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren who will forever keep him in their hearts as well as countless other family members and friends.
He served on the Calgary City Police Force and later, owned and operated R. Laird Trucking. After his retirement in 1993 he enjoyed riding his Harley, his ATV and fishing countless hours on Kootenay Lake.
A private family service will be held on Friday, Feb 5, followed by interment at Nelson Cemetery. A memorial service will be held on Sat, Feb 26th at 3:00 pm at the Balfour Covenant Church, 7741 Upper Balfour Road, Balfour B.C.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Kootenay Lake Hospital Foundation.
We wish to thank Dr. Chris Cochrane and the staff at Kootenay Lake Hospital for their care and kindness during this time.


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From: Thompson Funeral Service Staff

Thompson Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Joe and Sandra Lintz
Relation: Friends of Bonnie and Bruce Johnson

Our condolences to the Laird family. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time of loss.

From: EVelyn and Ted Cartlidge
Relation: Neighbour

Deepest sympathy to shirley and family He was always a very happy spirit.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
February 26, 2011
Beginning at 3:00pm

Balfour Covenant Church
7741 Upper Balfour Road
Balfour, BC Canada V0G1C0

7741 Upper Balfour Road
Balfour, BC Canada V0G1C0

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Kootenay Lake Hospital Foundation

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