Peder Husoy

October 19, 1920 – March 8, 2014

Peder (Pete) Husoy was born at Ona, Norway, he moved to Prince Rupert with his family when he was six years old. He served in the Royal Canadian Navy on the HMCS Clayquat, HMCS Prince Henry, also on fairmiles in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Aleutians, North & South Pacific. When the war ended he was Lieutenant in Command of fairmile Q086. He returned to civilian life in October 1945. He spent his working life on the water as a Fisherman and Captain of various vessels. Peder was a member of the Prince Rupert Fisherman’s Cooperative Association and the Pacific Trollers Association.

He was a resident of Prince Rupert until 1979 and then he retired to Lakelse Lake with his wife Iva (Sandhals) until she passed away in 1989. Peder than met Lise Munson, a widow and they spent 22 years together in Terrace. Lise passed away in November 2013.

Peder was predeceased by his brothers Foster & Lief, twin sisters Jeanne (Burnip) and Laila (Pope).

He leaves behind his sons Pete (Alanna) Wallin, Rick (Ann) Wallin, Keith (Chita) Husoy and daughters Cheri (Lawrence) Johnston, Judi (Dave) Tough, grandchildren Tawnya, Greg, Sarah, Matt, Ken, Nicole, Devon, Kyle, Kerissa and great granddaughter Bella.

Special thanks to all of the staff at the McConnell Estates and Terraceview Lodge for their many years of support, care, friendship and kindness.

No service by request. The family will be celebrating Peder’s life at a later date.