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Obituaries

Mavis Ellen Krueger (Campbell)

It is with much sadness that the family of Mavis Ellen Krueger (Campbell) announces her passing on September 23rd after a brief illness.

Mavis was born in Chatham, Kent, England on November 15, 1928 to parents Alfred and Ellen Langdon.

The first eleven years of her life were spent in and around London.  In August of 1940 she...

Carl Fredrick Walgren

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Carl Fredrick (Freddie) Walgren announce his passing on October 1, 2018 at the age of 89.

Fred will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 61 years Beryl, and his children: David (Brenda), Bruce (Karen), Dana White (Rick).  His grandchildren Jamie (Sara), Peter, Geoff, Lauren and Ian and great...

Lois Elaine Balahura 

Elaine Balahura passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by family on October 10, 2018. Elaine was born on August 15, 1930 in Provost, Alberta to Alice and Louis Schneider. The family moved to Nelson in 1947 where Elaine finished high school.  She met Gus, the love of her life, in 1949 and they married on September 1, 1950. They had two...

Adams, Laura (Lynn)

After a courageous struggle Lynn passed away days before her 71st birthday on Sunday, September 30, 2018 with family by her side in the Nelson Kootenay Lake Hospital. Lynn is now at rest alongside her beloved son Blake who passed away in 2003.  She was a devoted wife to Bob Adams and loving mother to Jen.  She was also a proud Grandma (...

Major General (Ret’d) Herb Pitts, MC, CD

It is with a heavy heart that we regretfully must share some very sad news.

Major General (Ret’d) Herb Pitts, MC, CD, passed away on September 27th, 2018.

He was born in 1929 in Nelson, BC and graduated from the Royal Military College in June 1952 and was commissioned as a Lieutenant, in the Lord Strathcona’s Horse...

Francis (John) Vernon Lindsey

August 14, 1929 – August 15, 2018

The celebration of the life of John Lindsey will be held at the Nelson St. Saviours Anglican Church (701 Ward Street) on October 6th, 11 AM – 1 PM. 

Francis (John) Vernon Lindsey, born August 14, 1929, passed away peacefully at Mountain Lakes Seniors Place on August...

LINDHOLM, Debra Lori

Aug. 4, 1956-Sept. 22, 2018

Deb passed away peacefully on Sept. 22, 2018 surrounded by a circle of love.

She loved to travel and she believed she was heading off on another amazing adventure.

At Deb’s request there will be no service.

In lieu of flowers and cards, consider making a donation to an SPCA or...

Emily Mae Beauchamp (Ringheim)

What an incredible woman! 

Emily was a super-mum, super-grandmum, devoted daughter, loving partner and joyful friend. A kind and generous woman, she will be remembered as someone who put the happiness of others first. If you knew Emily, you have probably enjoyed a meal she prepared, received a thoughtful care package in the mail, or...