Richard Colley

Richard David Colley, much loved father, husband, Papa and friend passed away on February 8th, 2016 in his home in Chemainus, BC. A father is a son’s first hero and a daughter’s first love. Richard was born and raised in Victoria, BC and this is where he married his first love Sue and had a family with her. They were married for almost 32 years before she passed away in 2003. Then in 2004, he found love again with Katherine, they retired together and had some amazing times traveling the world. He was predeceased by his wife Susan Elizabeth, brother William, mother Myrtle and father Thomas William. He will forever be remembered by his children: David (Missy), Elizabeth (Mark), granddaughter Aariya, his common law wife, Katherine and several step children, step grandchildren and many, many friends. A Memorial will be held on Monday, February 22, 2016 at 2 pm at First Memorial, 4725 Falaise Drive, Victoria. Memorial donations can be made to Parkinson Canada or the Canadian Cancer Society.