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Obituaries

James Heuston (Captain Jim)

March 30, 2018 - February 2, 2018

Jim Heuston, a long time resident of Balfour, BC died peacefully at home on February 2, 2018. Jim will be remembered for his devotion to his family, his years of service on the Kootenay Lake Ferry and his loyalty to country, serving in WWII.

Jim was predeceased by his...

McCandlish, Mark Robert

Mark was born to Rueben and Florence (Vandergrift) and brother Gary, he married Judy (Cotton) 1968-2015, and spent his entire life in Nelson.

He was a licensed Heavy Duty mechanic for Kokanee Chevron, Nelson Toyota, and Forestry.  He spent the last 15 years of his career as Head Ferryman for the Harrop Ferry.

His family years were...