Dr. William G. Friend, July 25, 1928 – December 16, 2018
Bill died peacefully at Vancouver General Hospital on Sunday December 16, 2018 at the age of 90. Predeceased by his dear wife of 62 years Shirley Patricia Friend, Bill was an entomologist, teacher, researcher, university administrator, keyboard, flute and ukulele player, cook, sailor, mask carver, traveller, coach, mentor, computer expert, inventor of great ideas, friend, god-father and husband. Bill will be remembered for his warmth, smile, wise counsel, Hawaiian shirts, friendship and his kindness. He will be missed by many.