Back to top

Obituaries

Gordon was born on September 12, 1946 in New Westminster, BC and passed away at Mountain Lake Senior’s Community on June 8, 2020.

He was predeceased by his older sister Faithe Dietz in 1961, his father Gordon in 1968 and his mother Evelyn (nee) Kirby in 1992.

He is survived by his sister Sandra Day, nephew Peter of Prince George, and his brother Joseph Eagleson of Nelson, BC. He...

August 01, 1925-June 13,2020

It is with deep sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Dorothy Colman Wassick on June 13, 2020 at the age of 94, the last matriarch of the Colman family. She was born in St. Boniface, Manitoba where she and her four siblings, Ernie-Sybil-Joyce-Dennis were raised. The family moved to Vancouver before settling in Nelson.

...

Søren Jonn Trotman, BA, MOC, RCC, CCC; beloved son of Tea Preville of Nelson BC, and Andy Preville of Kelowna, Gerardo Acuna of Bogotá, Colombia, and Bill Trotman of Trinidad, was born August 29th 1976, in Montreal, Quebec, and passed on June 9th 2020 in Nelson, in his cherished West Kootenay of British Columbia.

Søren is survived by his siblings Shem and Kahlil...

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Ina Bernice Campbell, with family by her side.

Ina was born July 4, 1932 in Grand Forks, BC to Harold and Nellie Liness.

At a young age the family moved to Nelson where she grew up learning to bake and sew. She was active in playing ball (breaking a few windows in the school yard) and was a very good bowler; she even became good...

May 19, 1929 – May 28, 2020

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Arnold (Art) Broster on May 28, 2020 at the age of 91, at Mountain Lakes Seniors Community in Nelson BC. Arnold was born in Elko BC at his grandmother’s house on May 19, 1929. He was second oldest of 13 children.

After graduating from Fernie High School in 1947, he...

Joyce Marie Jupp (Butlin)
1920-2020

Joyce Marie Jupp (Butlin) passed away on May 19, 2020.  She had just celebrated her 100th birthday on April 12 of this year.

Joyce was born in St. Albans, England and came as a young child with her parents to Canada.  They lived in Fort Steele before moving to Nakusp in 1928 and then to New Denver in 1938. ...