Ken passed away after a brief battle with cancer, at home surrounded by his family. Born in England, Ken emigrated to Canada in 1980. After spending 5 years in McBride, B.C. he moved to Salt Spring Island to continue practicing medicine. Although he spent time working in Port Alberni and New Zealand he always called Salt Spring Island home. Ken leaves behind his wife Denise, children Moya, James, Paul, Robert and Kira as well as his grandchildren, Thomas. Emily, Elizabeth, Charlotte and Sam.