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Obituaries

It is with great sadness, we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Jackie Bueler.  Jackie passed on Sunday, January 23, 2023, at the Kootenay Lake Hospital in Nelson, BC. 

She will be dearly missed by family and friends.  She leaves behind, her daughter, Debbie (Bob) Anderton, her sons, Stephen (Mel) Bueler, Brian (April) Bueler, grandchildren, Ryan (Kelsey), Nicki (Bob), Sherri (...

Debbie Ann Breen passed away peacefully on January 17, 2023, at the age of 67. She had an infectious smile and laugh that could light up any room. She will be deeply missed by everyone who knew her.

Debbie was born November 24, 1955, in Melville, Saskatchewan. She was the oldest of two children born to Elsie and Paul Lazurko. In 1983, Debbie moved to Edmonton and met the love of her...

Ava was born in Nelson, B.C. and was the eldest of nine children born to Bert and Florence (Ogilvie) Fitchett.  She grew up in Harrop, attended the one room school in Harrop and later the Procter School.  She was raised in a loving family and of musical talent.  Her parents had a band that played for dances at the Harrop Hall, Procter Hall and several rural communities where on occasion she...

Shirley MCracken, in her 95th year of a well lived life, passed away after a short illness.

Shirley was born and raised in Montreal as the youngest and only girl, with three older brothers. Shirley always enjoyed singing, and as a young woman she joined a band and entertained  in the Lac-des-Plages  area of the Laurentians. During one of these summers, she met her future husband Don,...

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Marvin Philip Dueck, age 63 of Slocan BC. He passed away at the Kootenay Lake Hospital on January 11 2023. Marv was born on May 10, 1959 in Winnipeg MB. He had the opportunity to live in Manitoba, Ecuador, Brazil, Alberta and lastly BC. He completed his education at Red River College in Manitoba as a Journeyman Carpenter. Marv had a...

With love and sorrow, we say goodbye to Terry Neil Baker.

Terry was born on April 4,1947 in Saskatoon and passed away suddenly on January 9, 2023 in Nelson, BC. He had an idyllic prairie boyhood surrounded by doting grandparents, loving parents his favourite (and, coincidentally, only) sister Bonnie and a large extended community. Winters were spent in Totnes, Saskatchewan, where...

Mike passed away peacefully on the morning of January 6th, at the age of 97.

Mike will be lovingly missed by his daughter Bev (Jim) Fischer, daughter-in-law Elaine Perepolkin, granddaughters Lindsay Patterson and Jenalee Perepolkin, great-granddaughters Mackenzie, Rylin, and Taya, nephews Allen Boolinoff, Robert Chernenko, and niece Terri Verigin.

Predeceased by his...

It is with deep sadness that we announce our Dad, Clem Price, passed away peacefully Friday January 6th, 2023.

He is predeceased by his father Clem Sr., mother Florence and sister Pauline. He is survived by his son Breadon (Sarah, Brooklynn, Gavin, Addison and Gage), daughter Tiernan (Travis, Damon, Becca), his beloved Dew Dog, brother Pat (Morgen, Bergen and Reegen) and best...

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of William ‘Buck’ Crawford on January 6, 2023.

A service will be held on January 17, 2023, at the Cathedral of Mary Immaculate at 11:00 am with interment to follow.

It is with deepest and heartfelt sadness we announce that Mom peacefully passed into the loving arms of God at the age of 90 years. Born on the family homestead into a supportive community of Slovak immigrant farmers in Shutty Bench, Mom learned the value of hard work and “love thy neighbor” at an early age. Not straying too far from her birth roots, Mom married and raised her children on a...

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