The Province Obituaries

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June 25, 2018

In Memoriam

Keith Charles JACOBSON

In Memoriam

Keith Charles JACOBSON

JACOBSON, Keith Charles March 30, 1945 - June 25, 2016 In loving memory of a kind and generous husband, father, grandpa. We are so proud that the Killarney Senior Centre you worked so tirelessly to get off the ground, is set to open June 28. If love could have kept you alive,...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 24 to Jun. 25, 2018.

James Munns

James Munns

James Munns Feb 23, 1949 - June 22, 2018 James Richard Munns (Jim) passed suddenly after a brave fight. Will be forever missed by his loving wife, family, cherished bridge, scout badger and many friends and his precious pets.Viewing Avalon Funeral Home 13288 108 Ave Surrey...

June 24, 2018

Judith Anderson

Judith Anderson

Judith Anderson March 28, 1946 - June 19, 2018 It is with the heaviest of hearts we share the news of our mother, Judith Catherine Anderson's passing, at the age of 72 after a private two year battle with cancer. She was the center of our world and will be dearly missed....

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 22 to Jun. 24, 2018.

Sylvia ANDERSON

Sylvia ANDERSON

ANDERSON, Sylvia Rose (nee Bettles) July 22, 1938 - June 17, 2018 It is with great sadness that the family of Sylvia Rose Anderson, of Surrey, BC, announces her passing on the morning of Sunday, June 17, after a brief illness. She was a loving wife, mother, grandma, great-...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2018.

Franklin Dymtro Basarab (Frank)

Franklin Dymtro Basarab (Frank)

Franklin (Frank) Dymtro Basarab April 3, 1932 to June 4, 2018 Franklin (Frank) Dmytro Basarab passed away on June 4, 2018 after a brief and courageous battle with cancer. In his 86 years he live life fully and left behind rich connections with those who shared his many...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2018.

Robert LYNCH

Robert LYNCH

LYNCH, Robert Douglas May 21, 1928 – June 16, 2018 Robert (Bob) Lynch passed away peacefully on June 16, 2018 at Peace Arch Hospital with his family by his side. Bob was born May 21, 1928 in Canmore, Alberta and later moved to Vancouver where he was raised in the English Bay...

Elizabeth "Betty" McDougall (Fowler)

Elizabeth "Betty" McDougall (Fowler)

Elizabeth "Betty" McDougall (Fowler) 1940 - 2018 It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Betty . As the sun was rising on June 19, after a brief illness, with family by her side she lost her battle with pneumonia. Born to Elisabeth & Johann Janzen in Einlage...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2018.

James ROCK

James ROCK

ROCK, James (Jim) Fredrick Age 67, passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2018 at the Cottage Hospice in Vancouver. He was born February 8, 1951 in Vancouver to William and Stella Rock. Jim was an accomplished musician and writer of music. He could play guitar and piano and sing....

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2018.

Carolyn THOMAS

Carolyn THOMAS

THOMAS, Carolyn (Henault) April 11, 1940 - June 11, 2018 Wrapped in her family's arms, Carolyn, age 78, slipped peacefully away to meet her Lord on June 11, 2018. Predeceased by her parents Albert and Helen Henault. She will be remembered with profound love and gratitude by...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 23 to Jun. 24, 2018.

June 23, 2018

Chad David HORTON

Chad David HORTON

HORTON, Chad David August 19, 1975 – May 18, 2018 It is with such sadness and heartache, that we announce the passing of our dear son Chad. He was predeceased by his Father David, just 5 months ago, and missed beyond words by his Mother, Mary Ann, Uncle Erle (Joann), Aunt...

Bill PAPPAJOHN

Bill PAPPAJOHN

PAPPAJOHN, Bill November 23, 1931 - June 10, 2018 Born and raised in Vancouver, Bill built houses and then co-founded M&P Mercury Sales, now the largest boat dealership in western Canada. Bill was easy going and throughout his life he encouraged many in their walk with God....

James Sidney ROBBINS

James Sidney ROBBINS

ROBBINS, James Sidney Passed away June 18, 2018 at Port Coquitlam BC aged 103 years. Predeceased by his wife "Dolly" in 1984 and partner Phyllis Gustafson in 1999. Lovingly survived by his daughter Shirley (John) Martin and son Sid (Sherri) and 5 grandchildren, 8...

Carolyn SIDNELL

Carolyn SIDNELL

SIDNELL, Carolyn July 14, 1945 – June 14, 2018 Carolyn suddenly and quietly went to rest in her sleep, June 14, 2018 at Peace Arch Hospital. Loving mother to Adrienne and wife to husband John for 50 years. She was strong to her last breath. A special thank you to family,...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Jun. 23, 2018.

Stanley Elmer Tannar

Stanley Elmer Tannar

Stanley Elmer Tannar 1935 - 2018 Born April 12, 1935 in Vancouver; passed away peacefully June 12, 2018. Lovingly remembered by his wife Freda of 48 years. Survived by children Michelle (Roger) and Jeff (Lori); grandchildren Laura, Breanna and Brooklyn; brothers Ken and Terry...

Edith Louise Thomas

Edith Louise Thomas

Edith Louise Thomas October 8, 1919 - June 15, 2018 At age 98 Edith passed away with her granddaughter Kathleen and daughter Beverley at her side. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and friend. Edith established strong bonds of friendship...

In Memoriam

Taylor Ashley VAN EGMOND

In Memoriam

Taylor Ashley VAN EGMOND

In loving memory Taylor Ashley Van Egmond October 3, 1967 - June 23, 2005 My Precious Son, Taylor: 13 years have passed since I've heard your sweet voice. I will forever cherish the time I had with you. Miss you so much. Love forever. Till we meet again. Love, Mom, Family,...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Jun. 23, 2018.

Raymond YU

Raymond YU

Raymond YU August 30, 1931 - June 13, 2018 Mr. Raymond Yu passed away peacefully on June 13, 2018 at Vancouver General Hospital. He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Cecilia. He is survived and will be lovingly remembered by his soul mate whom he was blessed with during the...

June 22, 2018

Marija DRENOVAC

Marija DRENOVAC

DRENOVAC, Marija Marija was born in Strmacka (Croatia), passed away peacefully with her family by her side on June 18, 2018 in Surrey, BC at the age of 85. She will be lovingly remembered by Daughter Barbara (Pero) Cindric, Son Jure (Klara) Flanjak, Daughter Draga Mravunac....

Kathleen Mary JILES

Kathleen Mary JILES

JILES, Kathleen Mary March 9, 1925 – June 16, 2018 Mom, Grandma, Auntie Kay, passed away peacefully at Delta Hospital at the age of 93 years. Born and raised in Regina, Sask., she lived in small town Milestone eventually moving westward to Ladner, B.C. in 1973. Mom was...

James PATERSON

James PATERSON

PATERSON, James March 15, 1937 – June 10, 2018 It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of James "Jimmy" Paterson. Jimmy passed peacefully on the morning of June 10, 2018 after a 15 month battle with prostate cancer. He is survived by his loving wife Margaret...

June 21, 2018

June 20, 2018

In Memoriam

Lisa DUDLEY-SURAKKA

In Memoriam

Lisa DUDLEY-SURAKKA

Lisa Cheryl Dudley-Surakka June 16, 1971 - September 22, 2008 Four days before what would have been my fabulous daughter's 47th birthday and ten years after her murder, I received a gift - her whispered message of "Tell my Mom I love her". Thanks to God and those exceptional,...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Jun. 20, 2018.

Andrea Helen HERBERT

Andrea Helen HERBERT

HERBERT, Andrea Helen September 30, 1945 - June 6, 2018 Passed away suddenly June 6, 2018 at the age of 72. Predeceased by her parents James and Glenys Mattinson. Survived by her husband Leslie James and sons Scott (Shannon) and Brian (Kumi), grandchildren Jaxsen, Nolan and...

Elizabeth MCGILLIS

Elizabeth MCGILLIS

MCGILLIS, Elizabeth Arlene July 10, 1947- June 11, 2018 It is with heavy hearts that we are announcing the passing of Betty McGillis at the age of 70 years. Betty was predeceased by her parents Hillard and Dorothy Noble; brother Walter and brother-in-law David Guhl. She is...

Ida Joanna QUAN

Ida Joanna QUAN

QUAN, Ida Joanna (Ing) RN We are saddened to announce the death of Ida J. Quan (neé Ing) at age 96 years. Her passing took place on June 8, 2018 at Humber River Hospital. She was predeceased by parents Henry and Mary Ing; brothers Harry and Raymond, and sister Dorothy. She is...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 19 to Jun. 20, 2018.

Michelle ROSSIGNOL

Michelle ROSSIGNOL

ROSSIGNOL, Michelle Louise Marie (Burton) September 18, 1960 – June 1, 2018 It is with heavy hearts we announce the tragic passing of our beloved Michelle. She was predeceased by her father Marcel (Tex) Rossignol. Michelle leaves behind three awesome daughters: Elisha, Nesta,...

John SHELLENBERG

John SHELLENBERG

SHELLENBERG JOHN January 24,1929 - June 13, 2018 Forever in our Hearts . A celebration of Life will be held at the Tzeachten Hall, 45855 Promontory Rd, Chilliwack ,BC on June 24th ,2018 from 12-4. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Children's Hospital in his name.

June 19, 2018

Raymond Brooks Gallagher

Raymond Brooks Gallagher

Raymond Brooks Gallagher July 5, 1950 - June 13, 2018 Loving and devoted husband to Amie, proud grandfather, father, brother, uncle and an amazing friend to many, passed away peacefully with the love of his love at his side on June 13. After beating a 2 year battle with...

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from Jun. 18 to Jun. 19, 2018.