March 2, 1951 – January 14, 2013
Chester’s sons and family, Brian (Rachel) Malachi,
Darren (Grace) Noah, Shalom, Aziella and Marcia Calhoun are announcing his passing at Sudbury, ON. Chester worked for Gibraltar Mines for 22 years as a millwright and maintenance foreman, Endako Mines in Fraser Lake for 2 years and Dressler Rand in AB and ON. He was
born in North Vancouver, but grew up in the small resort community of Christina Lake, BC. He enjoyed the outdoors, and was a Scout member and leader. Sports were an active part of his life, playing baseball, soccer and volleyball. He loved watching hockey at all levels and was a hockey coach when his sons played in the Minor Hockey system. Music, dancing and laughter were a big enjoyment in his life.
He is sadly missed by is wife Lenore in Sudbury, ON, and 4 stepdaughters and their families. Lovingly remembered by his brothers Mitch (Alice) and Mike (Marg) Calhoun of Vernon, his nieces and nephews in BC and AB and their families, also his uncle and aunts, cousins and their families in the Lower Mainland and in Ontario. He was predeceased by his parents Chester and Phyllis Calhoun, oldest brother Harold Calhoun and nephew Ken Calhoun. A Celebration of Chester’s Life will be held at a later date. Donations in his memory can be made to the Northern Cancer Foundation. Cooperative Funeral Home of Sudbury, ON was entrusted with the funeral arrangements. Chester touched the lives of many people on his earthly journey. May he Rest in Peace.