Boates, Roy Emmerson

Birth Name Boates, Roy Emmerson
Gender male
Age at Death 67 years, 6 months, 21 days


Pharmacist, Order of Canada

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Order of Canada

Roy E. Boates, C.M., B.Sc.
Full Name Honour Received Residence
Roy E. Boates, C.M., B.Sc. C.M. Summerside
Honour Appointment Investiture
Member of the Order of Canada April 20, 1990 October 24, 1990
Recently retired Head of Pharmacy at Prince County Hospital in Prince Edward Island, he is well known for his involvement in community affairs and is recognized for his professional dedication to the medical needs of the developing nations. While working in Africa, he helped make essential drugs more available to the rural population and, since his return to Canada, is actively collecting medical supplies, clothing and other equipment to send to the needy of the Third World.
Deceased on July 1, 1990.


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth December 11, 1922 Tyne Valley, Lot 13, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death July 1, 1990 Carleton Siding, Lot 27, Prince County, Prince Edward Island, Canada    


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Boates, John AlexanderDecember 1882October 6, 1964
Mother Ramsay, Maisie Mary JaneNovember 1887July 21, 1976
    Brother     Boates, Henry Sterling June 29, 1912 before 1964
    Brother     Boates, Ralph Edward August 3, 1915 before 1990
    Sister     Boates, Sadie Jane Jennie August 3, 1915 April 29, 2007
    Brother     Boates, Earl Graydon May 11, 1921 February 1978
         Boates, Roy Emmerson December 11, 1922 July 1, 1990