For Posterity's Sake         

A Royal Canadian Navy Historical Project

 

In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 

 

Richard Arthur (Art) Flesher

 

Leading Seaman Stoker Mechanic, V39383, RCNVR

 

Born: 12 Sep 1921          Died: 23 Jun 2019

 

FLESHER, Richard Arthur (Art) - A Gentle Man and a gentleman, Art passed away peacefully at the age of 97. Predeceased by his loving wife Patricia (Clark), and son Richard (Ric). Also predeceased by other family and friends. Greatly missed by his daughter Wendy (Bruce), daughter-in-law Maureen, grandchildren Warren (Jacki), Athena (Chuck), Kurt, Adam, great-grandchildren (10) and dear friend Betty. Art served in the Navy and was a member of the Legion for 68 years. He was a master carpenter for the province of BC. With many interests and creative talent, Art crafted beautiful items. He donated both time and money to many organizations. Art wished you to donate to the charity of your choice. (Victoria Times Colonist 07 Jul 2019)

 

Ships served in:

HMCS NONSUCH

HMCS YORK

HMCS PRINCE DAVID

HMCS GIVENCHY

HMCS MIRAMICHI

HMCS VENCEDOR

HMCS KELOWNA

CSS WILLIAM J. STEWART

 

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