Basil was born in Boise Idaho to Jack and Winnie Call. He immigrated to Canada in 1961 with the Brush family where he began his new life on the YS Ranch as a hand until 1963 when he married their daughter Carol, his childhood sweetheart.
Basil leaves behind is wife of 51 years, his son Roy (Kelly), son Earl (Kat), grandchildren Cody, Isabelle, Brooke and Paige. Also his brothers Jack (Carol), Ray (Wink) and his nephews and nieces.
Basil always enjoyed being with his family and many friends to share a good story and laugh. He will be greatly missed.
A celebration of life will be held at the Miocene Hall on April 11th at 11am.
Any donations may be made in his name to the Miocene Hall.
LaPrairie’s Funeral Services entrusted with arrangements 250-398-9100