Fitting farewell for Chris Vowles

CANADIAN Roots founder Chris Vowles made his final journey past the Canadian memorial he helped install on Worthing seafront on Friday.

The funeral procession of Chris Vowles makes its way past the Canadian memorial SUS-141028-091933001
The funeral procession of Chris Vowles makes its way past the Canadian memorial SUS-141028-091933001

Mr Vowles died last month following a battle with cancer.

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His funeral procession made its way past the memorial, in Marine Parade, Worthing, pausing for a short while before carrying on to Worthing Crematorium.

The memorial was installed last year as a permanent reminder of the town’s link with Canadian soldiers stationed on the seafront in the wars.

The funeral procession of Chris Vowles makes its way past the Canadian memorial SUS-141028-091933001