Born in Horsens, Denmark on Aug 5, 1920, he died in Salmon Arm on June 22, 2015 at the age of 94 years.
Gunnar immigrated to Canada in 1965 and worked in the construction industry. He is survived by his long-time companion Gertrude Aiple, her children, and grandchildren, and his son Ulrich (Ruth) in Denmark.
Thank you to Shuswap Lake General Hospital ER staff, Dr. Grant McCallum and Fischer’s Funeral Services for their compassionate care.
Gunnar wished to be cremated and return to his homeland. He did not want a memorial service.