Raymond Ernest Bird

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Raymond Ernest Bird at the Golden & District Hospital on Tuesday,

April 14th 2015 at the age of 71.

He is survived by his sons – Ray Jr. and Dion; his daughters- Marie and Melanie; his grandchildren- Ryan, Jaiden, Graydon, Hailey, Taya, Emily and Mackenzie.

Raymond was a long time resident of Golden. He loved to walk, hunt, play the guitar and listen to the Blues. He attended the Trinity Lutherine Church where he made many good friends.

The family would like to thank Dr. Tan and the nursing staff for being there in his last few days, and all of Raymonds friends for their prayers, caring thoughts and kind words during this difficult time.

A memorial service will be held:

Saturday, May 2nd ,12:00 pm

At the Trinity Lutherine Church

915 9th St S, Golden, BC V0A 1H0

In Raymond’s memory, donations can be made to the Golden Hospice Society that provide compassionate and caring support during illness and loss. Golden Hospice Society (250) 344-6300.

You will be forever missed by your family and friends.

Online condolences may be sent through Raymond’s obituary at

Raymond Ernest Bird