Colin Preston Keks

December 22, 1959 – January 31, 2022

Colin passed away tragically Monday, January 31st, in Saanich, BC. He is survived by his sons Bryden and Landon, siblings Laird, Kirby, and Lisa. He was predeceased by his parents Barbara and Frank Keks of Winnipeg, Manitoba, where he was born and raised.

Colin worked at Coast Appliances in Victoria for many years and was also known in Sidney for his photo finishing business. He will be remembered for the warmth he carried day-to-day, his thoughtful approach to conversation and friendship, and the charisma that left an impression on so many of us.

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  1. The Heims, Sue, John and Jennifer

    The Heim family send their condolences to Laird, Kirby and Lisa on the loss of your brother. Nadine, Bryden and Landon we feel your pain on your terrible loss. We have fond memories of festive family dinners and times at Lake Brereton

  2. My deepest condolences to the Keks family— Darlene Keks

  3. Monika & Ken Selluski

    Thoughts and prayers to the Keks family…always in our hearts.
    Ken and Monika Selluski

  4. I am so sorry for your loss and Colin was a dear friend.
    My deepest sympathies to all your family.
    My thoughts and prayers to you all at this time of grief.
    Colin will be deeply missed.

  5. My sincere condolences to Laird, Kirby, and Lisa. ❤️🙏
    Traci Reid

  6. Love to all Colin’s family.

  7. My deepest condolences to the Keks family. I have great memories of #5 on defence playing every man short and power play. A true gentleman and great teammate will be missed!!

  8. Bettie & Tom Yanota

    Deepest. Indolences to Laird, Lisa and Kirby.

  9. Sharon & Peter Fuchs

    Laird, Kirby, Lisa and families
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the entire Keks family.🙏
    Hugs – Sharon & Peter

  10. My thoughts and prayers are will you Nik …

  11. My condolences. I worked with Colin for many years. He was very kind to me and I will always remember that.

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