Clayton Stacey passed away with his family by his side at Queen Victoria Hospital, Revelstoke on Sunday, September 21, 2014, at the age of 88 years.
There will be no formal funeral service by Clayton’s own request.
Clayton was born in Central Butte, Saskatchewan on August 5, 1926, and had been a resident of Revelstoke since 1958. He will be well remembered for his many years working as a heavy-duty mechanic on major road construction projects throughout BC and Alberta. He also ran his own heavy duty truck repair shop in Revelstoke. Clayton spent many years as a very active board member of the Big Eddy Waterworks. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping as well as puttering on various mechanical projects. He also loved garage sales and all they had to offer. Clayton coached hockey in his younger years and enjoyed spending time with his family.
Clayton was predeceased by his parents, three brothers and five sisters. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Bridget of Revelstoke, three children: Larry Stacey of Sicamous, Deborah Stacey of Christina Lake, Loren Stacey of Trail; two grandchildren: Diane (Brian) Sheldon of Powell River, Gordon (Jen Naef) Stacey of Kelowna; three great grandchildren: Katheryn Sheldon and Robert Sheldon of Powell River and Xavier Stacey of Kelowna; sister Joyce Jarvis of Lethbridge and brother Ron Stacey of Pierceland, Saskatchewan as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend their thanks to Dr Leslie, Dr Molder, and the nursing staff of QVH for their kindness and care, as well as the many neighbours and friends who have offered their condolences and support, with a special thank you to Jim and Kia for their daily visits.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting Clayton’s obituary notice at www.brandonbowersfuneralhome.com.
Cremation arrangements are in the care of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke.