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Ramón Caetano Valdehuesa Neri



Loving husband of the late Rella Laylia (Smith) Neri. Late of Chilliwack, British Columbia, formerly of Davao, Philippines; Lynn

Lake, Manitoba; Pickle Lake, Ontario; Esquimalt, Salmo, and Silver Creek,

British Columbia, died 28 January 2020, in Chilliwack, British Columbia, at

83 years old. Ramon was born in Tagoloan, Mindinao, and raised in Davao,

Mindinao. He had lived in the Upper Fraser Valley for 34 years.

A former metallurgist, Ramon loved his family and friends. Cheerfulness and

independence permeated his life. He enjoyed spending his time tinkering

with his projects and his Airstream trailer, debating ideas, repairing stuff and

camping. Ramon also enjoyed flying kites, cooking, bowling, reading and


A Memorial Celebration will be held in Chilliwack at the Best Western Hotels’

Sure Stay Rainbow Country Inn. Refer to for current

details. McLean’s Funeral Services cremated his remains and the family

will place a memorial marker at Chilliwack Cemeteries.

Ramon is survived by his three children Jessé, Leila, Ramón; grandchildren

Maximus, Xavier and Alyssa and siblings-in-law Helen, Murray, Roland,

Dana, and Vicenta.

The family would like to thank the care teams at Cascade Manor, Chilliwack

Hospital and Cascade Hospice for patiently caring for Ramon.

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