It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mike Hildebrandt, beloved father, grandfather, great grandfather and uncle on March 16, 2016. Mike lived and worked in the Cowichan and Comox Valleys for most of his life. Mike was a Legion member and also belonged to the Lions Club, he enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending valuable time with his family members and friends. He leaves behind his daughter Susan and sons Gordy, Sam and Kelly and was predeceased by his oldest son Randy, he also had eleven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held in the near future.