By 2014, Eric had graduated from high school and begun his first full-time job as a surveyor’s assistant, with a promising future ahead. He had become a fine young man. Tragically, at 19½ years old, Eric died unexpectedly, at home while asleep, of sudden cardiac arrhythmia.
To watch a slide-show of his life, click here.
"Lives Lived” article in The Globe & Mail
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Eric beside the Slave River, Fort Smith, NWT, at the end of day of whitewater kayaking, 2011
On Lago Maggiore, Italy, 2005
His first trout, during a three-week canoe trip in the Arctic, 2000
Eric, age five, on his first long canoe trip in the high Arctic
He shoots, he scores!
Sailing along the Newfoundland coast, 2010
Eric ice-fishing at Iqaluktutiak, near Cambridge Bay, spring 1998
On a farm in Prince Edward County, Ontario, 2008
At cousin Kyle's wedding, November 2014
Indira and Eric, 2014