Caloren, Richard Kenneth

February 8, 2019 - 2:56pm
Friday, February 8, 2019
Kamloops, B.C.

In Loving Memory of Richard K. Caloren, Kamloops BC.

July 9, 1938 – January 29, 2019 (80 years old)

Born in Kimberly, British Columbia.

Died in Kamloops, British Columbia.

Survived by: Wife, Joan Caloren of 58 years. Son, Sean Caloren (Laurie). Daughter, Kathleen Rae-Arthur (Steve). Grandchildren Chelsea and Ryan Rae-Arthur. Sister, Colleen Phillips (Jack). Sister, Sheralyne Albert. And many Nieces and Nephews.

Predeceased by: Father, Kenneth Caloren. Mother, Vivian Warren (Arthur Warren).

Richard joined the Canadian Armed Forces in 1955 where he worked as an MSE Equipment Operator while serving in the military. Richard moved to Holberg, BC in 1973 from Borden, Ontario. He had several postings in Canada with the CAF. Tours overseas including a 6month posting in Egypt in 1977. After leaving the Forces in 1978 Richard worked for Western Forest Products until he retired in 1993 to Tofino, BC. Richard moved to Qualicum, BC and then on to Kamloops, BC in 2007.

A Memorial will be held at Army Navy & Air Force Vets 177 Tranquille Rd, Kamloops, BC on February 23, 2019 at 10 AM.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kamloops BC SPCA.

Condolences may be expressed at www.drakecremation.com