(Oct 28, 1935 – Jan 14, 2015) – Carl Capps was born in a one room cabin on Mount St. Helens, Washington, USA on October 28, 1935. He died at Forest View Place, Clearwater, BC, on January 14, 2015 at 79 years of age. Carl was a caring husband and father. He was a teacher, a university professor, a commercial fisherman, a published poet and playwright, a soccer and drama coach, handyman, gardener, carpenter, and a car mechanic. He moved from Washington to form a commune in Alberta, then on to Avola to become a committed back-to-the-lander. He enjoyed the rural life in Clearwater for many years.
Carl was a man of passion and single-mindedness. He touched many lives and will be sadly missed by his wife and children.Print This Obituary & Condolences