Mar 15, 1922 – Jun 1, 2018
Arthur Reginald Bath passed away on June 1st, 2018 in Creston, B.C. at the age of 96 years.
Arthur was born on March 15th, 1922 in Trail, B.C. to Albert John and Anna Louise Bath (nee Van Varseveld) and raised in Fruitvale, B.C. During WWII Art served his country in Europe with the British Columbia Dragoons.
On June 9th, 1949 he married Phyllis Downie and they shared 63 years of marriage until her death in 2011. He worked for Cominco in Trail, B.C. and Calgary, Alberta, and when he retired moved to Creston, B.C.
Art enjoyed many things but looking after his garden was one of his favourites.
He is predeceased by his wife Phyllis, parents Alberta and Anna Bath, Brothers Fred, John, and Albert Bath, and his sister Louise Jones.
Art is survived by his son Robert, daughter Shirley (Bob) Bruce all of Creston, B.C. Grandchildren Chris (Amy) Bruce of Nanton, Alberta, and Stephanie (Brian) Baillargeon of Dublin, California. Great Grandchildren Brianna and Zakhary Baillargeon, Kaleb and Tyler Bruce. Brother Harold (Fermina) Bath of Nelson, B.C., sisters Gladys Parslow and Hilda McInnes of Fruitvale, B.C., sister in law Doreen and Pat Downie of Creston, B.C., and many Nieces and Nephews.
A Private Family Memorial will be held at a later date.
Memorial Contributions can be made to The Last Post Fund€ 401-505 Rene-Levesque Blvd. West Montreal, QC, H2Z 1Y7
G.F. Oliver Funeral Chapel