October 2014

Peter Roulston

ROULSTON, Peter (June 21, 1953 - October 5, 2014)

Peter passed away unexpectedly on October 5, 2014, near his home in New Denver, BC.  Loving son of Laurence and the late Dorothy, brother of Anne (Frank) Shelton, Kathy (John Snyder), Philip, uncle of Kathy, Garth, Evan, nephew of George Linton, cousin of many, valued friend and neighbour of those in his community.  An avid outdoorsman and a long-time resident of New Denver and Nakusp, Peter spent the happiest years of his life in British Columbia.

Taylor, Michael John

Michael John “Mike” Taylor May 23 1947 – October 10 2014 With sadness we announce that Mike passed away on Friday October 10, age 67, at Kootenay Lake Hospital after a short battle with cancer. Mike was born in Winnipeg Manitoba and raised in Burnaby B.C. Graduating from St. Thomas Aquinas High School, he spent two years in a Catholic seminary at Carlton University in Ottawa before returning to B.C. After a short stint with the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce in Queen Charlotte City, Michel-Natal, and Penticton, he enrolled at Simon Fraser University, graduating with Honours English.

Shirley Loreen Paulett

A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday October 21st at 10:30 am in the Chapel of Thompson Funeral Service LTD.  613 Ward St, Nelson, British Columbia.  All are welcome to attend, and dontaions may be made to Nelson and District hospice society.

Dr. Patrick Johnston

Dr. Patrick Steven Johnston

July 25th, 1933 – October 6th, 2014


It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our dearly beloved husband, Dr. Patrick Johnston on Monday, October 6th, 2014 at the age of 81.

Pat spent the last few months of his life at Nelson Jubilee Manor where he passed away peacefully in his sleep after many years of significant health problems.

Howard "Howie" Ronald Hornby

Howard Ronald Hornby



Hurley, Charles Robert Chuck

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear husband, father, brother, uncle and grandfather Chuck Hurley. Aged 81 (1933-2014)

Chuck passed away at Kootenay Lake Hospital on Sunday, September 28, 2014.

Richard John Wassick

Richard John Wassick

February 13, 1927 ~ September 26, 2014

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Richard John Wassick, on Friday, September 26, 2014 in Nelson, BC.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 11:00am at St. Saviour’s Pro Cathedral, 723 Ward Street, Nelson, BC.

Interment will follow at Nelson Memorial Park Cemetery

Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfs.ca