John Wells, RRO, Passes Away
John William MacKay Wells, 77, passed away at home on February 24, 2020, after a five-year battle with colon cancer. Wells was a longtime member of IIBEC and former president (2001-02) of the IIBEC Western Canada Chapter director from 2010-12 of the former Region V of IIBEC, covering Canada. He presented numerous educational classes for the association and was an Emeritus Member upon his death. Wells retired as the senior partner and president of Wells Klein Consulting Group, Inc. in 2013, but continued his consulting business, J.W. Wells Consulting, Inc. He was founding president of the B.C. Building Envelope Council and past chapter executive member of Construction Specifications Canada. He is survived by his wife Linda, son Douglas, daughter Shona, sister Sharon Margaret, and five grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brother Dennis. Those who wish to do so may make a donation in his honor to either the BC Cancer Foundation or Victoria Hospice.