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City mourns the loss of Bill Bond (SPH)

Prince George-Valemount MLA, Shirley Bond and her husband Bill Bond in the back. (Photo credit:

PRINCE GEORGE–Members of the community are mourning the loss of Bill Bond, after the announcement of his passing was made by wife and local MLA, Shirley Bond, yesterday, June 8.

Shirley made the announcement public via a Facebook post, saying “the time has come for me to share some news that has broken my heart.” According to Shirley, her husband had been facing a series of health challenges over the last few months, “his heart, kidneys, crushed vertebrae, the list goes on. The final challenge was a massive left-brain stroke that Billy just couldn’t manage despite his courageous efforts. My beloved husband of more than 41 years passed away at St. Paul’s Hospital in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit.”

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