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Obituaries

Andrew Brodie Swan

July 30, 1959 – November 4, 2017.

Andrew Brodie Swan, P. Eng. Passed away on November 4, 2017 after a prolonged, hard-fought battle with cancer.

Andrew is survived by his children Caitlin, Allison and Alex, his partner Helen, his ex-wife and mother of their children, Heather Kennedy (m. 1989-2011), his mother Shirley,...

BRANDEL, Barbara Judith (Hahn)

April 18, 1945 - November 5, 2017

It is with deep sadness that the family of Barb Brandel announce her sudden passing at the age of 72. Barb passed peacefully in bed at her home in Nelson, BC on Sunday November 5, 2017. Barb was born April 18, 1945 in New York, NY USA. Barb was a devoted mother and grandmother, (...

Laurence Bruce (Red) Sutherland

June 23, 1930 – October 29, 2017

It is with sadness that we announce that Laurence Bruce (Red) Sutherland took his last trip on Sunday October 29th in Penticton, BC.

Raised in the Slocan Valley (Winlaw) in the West Kootenays, Red was the youngest and last survivor of 12 children born to Rita and...

Rosalie Loretta Johnson

December 28, 1937 - October 24, 2017

Rose/Mom/Granny was a girl of the mountains, born in Nakusp BC in 1937, and living most of her life in Nelson BC – what a grand geography to have experienced.  Her youth was unsettled but she established some roots in Sheep Creek, near Salmo, with her Mom, Millie, and her older...