My name is Colleen & I am the granddaughter of William(Bill) F. Debnam.I would appreciate any information anyone could give me about him or the rest of family (Surname Gee/Debnam? Ted, Winnie, Grace, Alf, Bob, Phil, Ken ) Thank you so much!!
Obituaries (10/16/03) Times colonist Victoria, B.C. DEBNAM William Frederick. March 6, 1910 - October 9, 2003. Passed over peacefully in his sleep at Mt. St. Mary's Hospital. Survived by his wife of 65 years, Constance Lillian; son, Robert Frederick (Patricia); grandchildren, Colleen, Shirley, and Richard; daughter Constance Ruth Stephenson (Floyd), and granddaughter Joanne. Also survived by brothers Kenneth Walter (Carol) and Philip (Irene); and numerous friends and relatives. Gramps proudly served 37 years as Sergeant Major and Civil Engineer in the Armed Forces, 16 years at the Glenbow Institute in Calgary, then purchased and ran Gee Gee's Restaurant at 69 until age 74. He will be missed terribly by so many.Enquiries regarding a service may be directed to Colleen Debnam (250)480 - 7726.
"A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life depend on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am stillreceiving." - Albert Einstein Victoria Times Colonist,