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December 13, 2008


Passed away suddenly on December 13, 2008 at age 55. Alex is survived by his long term partner Viki Hamber, son Chris Hamber, mother Eileen Smith and his sister Carol (Dave) along with numerous relatives. Predeceased by his father Jim, and his brother Rick. Alex was born and raised in Langford and was a long time employee at Royal Roads as a gardener in the Japanese Gardens where he took great pride in his work. His passion was his motorcycles and he was a member of the Victoria Motorcycle club for 34 years. Alex will be greatly missed by all that knew him. Happy Trails Alex!

In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Royal Roads University Foundation- Japanese Gardens. A Celebration of Life will be held at the Colwood Community Hall at 2219 Sooke Road on Saturday January 10 at 1:00pm.