Albert “Bert” Edgeworth 1928 — 2021

Albert “Bert” Edgeworth

Born in Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, grew up a on a farm near Katrim, Manitoba. Bert worked for a variety of jobs, including CNR, which led him to Kamloops, BC, where he met Irene. They got married, started a family and he worked for the City of Kamloops until his retirement in 1993. Bert was a dedicated volunteer with Scouts Canada for more than 40 years. He was known to fellow Scouters as “Bolts”. Bert was an active participant in Chartwell Kamloops Retirement Residence and he loved to dance. Bert is survived by his children – Ron (Brenda) Edgeworth, Gordon (Debra) Edgeworth, Brian (Niki) Edgeworth, Mike (Roberta) Edgeworth, Darrell (Cheryl) Edgeworth, many grandchildren – Megan, Jenny, Kristin, David, Jami, Kara, Kymbrlee, Dan, Adam, Carson & Bryce, and great grandchildren , sisters Helen Klatt, Olive Proctor and Hazel Gunn.  He is predeceased by his wife Irene Edgeworth, 2nd wife Terry Edgeworth, brothers – Orville, Bob, Ken and sister Margaret.

Special thank you to all Chartwell Kamloops staff for their continued care and support. A special thank you to RIH staff in the ER and 4 North for their excellent care and compassion.

Bert is loved and will be missed by family.

Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, October 12th at 11am in the Kamloops Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow at Hillside Cemetery.
In memory of Bert, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation 729 Victoria St, Kamloops, BC V2C 2B5.

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7 Tributes

  1. Elspeth Bird
    Posted October 5, 2021 at 1:28 pm | Permalink

    My condolences to the Edgeworth families. Bert was a gentleman with a beautiful soul. Memories last forever.

  2. Rita Berglund
    Posted October 6, 2021 at 10:09 am | Permalink

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May fond memories be a consolation to you.
    Thinking of you
    Rita and Brian Berglund

  3. Dave Dickinson
    Posted October 6, 2021 at 2:50 pm | Permalink

    Bert was great guy.
    The Vintage Car Club will miss Bert and his little red jeep in our Easter Parades

  4. Jeff Willan
    Posted October 6, 2021 at 5:42 pm | Permalink

    Sending our most sincere condolences to the Edgeworth family. A very special person that will be sorely missed. We have so many fond memories of Bert. Thinking of you all.
    Jeff & Daphne Willan
    Marjorie Cartwright
    Jody & Steve Bauer

  5. Phyllis Klatt
    Posted October 6, 2021 at 7:53 pm | Permalink

    Our condolences to the family. Bert was a wonderful person. He was always interesting to talk to and always a smile on his face. He will be missed.

  6. Cathy Tetarenko
    Posted October 7, 2021 at 7:18 am | Permalink

    Our heartfelt thoughts and condolences to you and your family Gordon. Thinking of you, Cathy and Doug

  7. Marg and Garry Clark
    Posted October 7, 2021 at 11:36 am | Permalink

    Hazel and family. Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

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