Henry (Harry) Derksen was born on June 19, 1940 in Abbotsford, B.C. and passed away on Nov. 30 after a courageous battle with cancer. Henry is survived by his loving wife Joanne and his daughter Tina (Allan) as well as his sisters and brothers Abe (Mac), Jake (Ingy) John, Herb (Margaret), Helen (John) Mary, Margaret (Robert) and Susie and numerous relatives. Henry was predeceased by his mother and father Susan and Cornelius and his brother Cornelius Jr. Henry truly loved building roads and working around home. He had a passion for boats, motorcycles and car racing. The service took place on Dec. 3 at the Grace Baptist Church in Hope.