Bill Kanigan

May 10, 1937

– August 31, 2016

It is with heavy hearts and great sorrow that we announce the passing of Bill Kanigan on Wednesday, August 31, 2016. It was a peaceful passing at home with his family at his side, which was his wish.

Predeased by his parents, Mabel and Fred Kanigan, his in-laws, Laura and Paul Samsonoff, brother, Harry, brother-in-law. Paul Jr, niece- Kathy Duley, and the father of three of his grandsons, Ron McGunigal.

He leaves his wife, Olga; daughters Patty, Debby, Elaine, and son, Bob; sister Verna (Bill) Keraiff; grandchildren, Kevin, Jared (Kylie) and Jordie McGunigal of Calgary; Riley, Michael and Madeline Kanigan of Port Alberni; and great grandchildren, Avery, Logan, and Peri of Calgary; along with several nieces and nephews and many friends.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alberni Athletic Hall or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

An informal Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, September 17th from 1 to 4pm at the Alberni Athletic Hall. Please bring all your memories and share.


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