On Saturday, July 13th, Russell Melvin Rath, beloved son, brother, husband and father, passed away suddenly in Fernie, BC at the age of 60 years. He is survived by his wife Christine Laidlaw, sons Matthew and Justin Rath, his brother Todd Rath, and parents Melvin and Nina Rath.
Russell attended S.A.I.T. and specialized in Telecommunication Technology. Throughout his career as a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), he worked for AGT, BC-Tel, and Telecom Canada, finishing his career at Edon Asset Management.
A private service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society greatly appreciated.
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