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Richard John Hughes

January 1, 1951 - February 29, 2012

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Richard Hughes arrived on New Year’s Day and left us on a Leap Day. In the time between he lived his life with a can-do attitude and a sincere desire to help others. A sailor (and son of a sailor), Richard loved to be on the water and would hoist his sails with optimism with little regard to wind or fair weather. He loved the town of Powell River and the wealth of people he called friends, and he will be fondly missed by everyone who knew him.

Richard is survived by his wife Patricia, son Ian, daughter Jillian, grandson Mac and brothers Chris, Bill and Tim.

A memorial will be held Friday, March 9 at 1 pm at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 164. In lieu of flowers, a small donation to the Legion would be appreciated.

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From: Stubberfield Funeral Home Ltd. Staff

Stubberfield Funeral Home Ltd. Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Janet Balser
Relation: cousin of wife

Dear Patti, Ian and Jill- I was so very sorry to hear of Richard’s passing. My heart goes out to you all. Love Janet

From: Richard Bishop
Relation: Old Friend

I last saw Richard in 1968 and remember him well from his school days on HMS Worcester and our sailing together in Dover Harbour, happy days. All the best to Richard’;s family on this occasion.

From: Alan Young
Relation: Family friend

Pat, Ian, Jill, my condolences during this very sad time. It was great to know Richard, growing up with Ian and Jill. I always enjoyed being greeted Mr.Again when it seemed like I was constantly over for dinner, sleepovers, etc. My thoughts are will you.
Alan “Mr.Again” Young

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
March 9, 2012
Beginning at 1:00pm

Location:
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 164
6811 Alexander Street
Powell River, BC Canada V8A 2A9

6811 Alexander Street
Powell River, BC Canada V8A 2A9

Memorial Gifts

The family has not designated a preferred charity at this time.

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