HILTS,William Dennis ~ 1932 – 2014
Dennis Hilts passed away peacefully at Fraser Canyon Hospital on Saturday, April 5, 2014.
Dennis was born on August 21, 1932 in Climax, Sask. The family moved to Creston BC in 1948. Dennis married Audrey Flaig in 1957. Road construction took his young family to many places throughout beautiful BC, finally settling in Hope in 1968.
Dennis is survived by his wife Audrey, sons: Bill (Cheryl) of Hope, Jay (Levillie) of Kelowna, Greg (Cheryl) of Kelowna, sister: Vivan Clarke of Cranbrook, grandchildren: Kurtis, Amber, Evan, Cara and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by daughter Janice, brother Wesley and sister Betty Janzen.
A heartfelt thank you goes out to the staff of Fraser Hope Lodge for their dedication to extended care, and to Dr. Demian, the nurses and staff members of the Fraser Canyon Hospital for their caring and professional interaction. It was very comforting and appreciated when staff members from both facilities would make a special trip to see Dennis with well wishes and stories.
An informal service will be held at the Legion Hall in Hope BC, on April 12, 2014 at 1:00 pm.