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Obituaries

Brent Douglas McComb

October 9, 1942 – August 2, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our wonderful husband, father, gramps, uncle and brother.

Brent passed away peacefully in Nelson, BC after suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. He is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Jane, brothers John (Wendy), Bruce (Jo...

SHRIEVES, Lorraine

1934-2017

Lorraine passed away suddenly on August 4, 2017.

She is survived by her loving husband Tom of 63 years; son Rick (Helen) Shrieves; daughter Wendy (Mark) Bragagnolo; 5 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and her extended family as well as many dear...

The Reverend Canon James (Jim) Russell Hearne peacefully left his earthly body on July 21, 2017 at the age of 84, in Nelson, British Columbia.

Jim was born August 31, 1932 in Columbus, Indiana, the eldest child of Albert Russell Hearne and Mary Isabelle Gates. He attended the Seattle Pacific College in Seattle, Washington where he met the love of his life, Colleen Walsh, graduating in...

Grace Katherine Whitfield who was given the gift of life on April 17, 1924 had that gift taken back on July 10, 2017 with family at her side in Kootenay Lake Hospital.  

Grace was born in Normanby Twp., Ont., the tenth of sixteen children born to Philip and Lowine Binkley of Hudson Bay, Sask.  She left the Saskatchewan family farm and worked in the Small Arms Factory and then in the “...