Darwel Ian Rae

It is with great sadness and much love that we announce the passing of Darwel Ian Rae on October 6th, 2015 at

the age of 73.


He was born in Edmonton, Alberta on March 22, 1942. He started his working career as an electrician with Cominco at the age of 19, ten years later the Celgar Pulp Mill employed him. His working years were spent as an electrician


He is survived by his daughter Michelle Snelgrove (Todd) his sons Mike, Mark (Angela), Myron (Trixie), blended children Rick and Shelley, his grandchildren Jesylin (Damon), Amanda, Vanessa, Myka, Hazel, Devon, Nyam, and great grandchildren Hailey and Jaiden.


A gathering of family and friends took place on Sunday October 11th at the Genelle Hall.

A special thank you to Dr. David Larocque for his care to the end, 3rd floor medical staff at the KBRH, Castlegar home support, and most of all his family.