It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Raymond F. LePage of Kamloops, BC, on August 10th, 2022, at 95 years of age. Ray is survived by his children Scott LePage of St. Albert, AB, Avery Bishop of Sturgeon County, AB, and son-in-law Michael Bishop of Sturgeon County, AB, as well as many extended family members. Ray was predeceased by his wife Phyllis (2008), former son-in-law Robert (2008), 2 sisters and 2 brothers.
Ray was born May 16th, 1927, in Medicine Hat, AB; the last of 5 children. He worked many varied jobs in his youth. Eventually, he decided to pursue a teaching degree at the University of Alberta. This is where he met his wife, Phyllis. They married in September 1951. Ray taught in Drumheller & Medicine Hat. He and Phyllis moved to Edmonton area in 1962, where he completed his teaching career. They decided to retire to BC in Anglemont. At length, they moved to Kamloops. Ray was a busy person; he was involved in golf, dog agility, ballroom dancing, gardening, and playing bridge. He was also a voracious reader.
There will be no formal ceremony taking place. The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Pine Grove Care Centre for their exemplary care. Donations in Ray’s memory may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation.