Mr. Roy Masuda, age 81 years, passed away peacefully in Lakehead Manor on Wednesday, January 6, 2016.
Roy was born in Vancouver, British Columbia on September 29, 1934 to Ayano and Sakae Masuda. He was employed by Canada Car as a welder before working in construction, until retirement. Roy enjoyed playing golf and spending time with family and friends. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
Roy is survived by his spouse, Chiyeko Dulude; son Kenji (Nicole) Masuda, step-daughter Kelly Dulude and numerous grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother George (Carol) Masuda, brother Glen (Marjorie) Masuda, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
He was predeceased by his parents, step-son Michael Hayashi and other relatives.
A Celebration of Roy's Life will be held on Saturday, January 9, 2016 from 1:00pm until 3:00pm at the West Thunder Community Centre. A private family interment will take place at a later date. Should friends so desire, donations made in memory of Roy to the Children's Wish Foundation would be greatly appreciated.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Westfort Chapel, 420 West Gore Street at James.