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Obituaries

Yokohama Princess Mother of Four & Conway's Love of his Life born in Japan 1926 died peacefully in her sleep September13th, 2022.

They loved to travel and travel they did.

She the Rossland whole milk and antifloride activist Red Mountain socialite, Queens’ Bay sunbather babe together with Peggy Collinson.

Thirteen Great Grandchildren and...

It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Janet Kay Christie (Gemmell) in the early hours of September 14, 2022, in Nelson, BC, at the age of 73.

Janet was a proud mother, grandmother and great grandmother who cherished her family and her independence.

Janet was born July 5, 1949, in Olympia, Washington, and grew up in Pendleton, Oregon with...

David L. Johnson, 84, of Balfour, BC. passed away peacefully on September 14, 2022. David was born on December 14th 1937, in Grande Prairie, AB.

He grew up in Calgary, AB and moved with his wife Alma to West Kootenays in 1958. David owned electrical businesses, worked as an electrician at various places, and ended his career as the manager of the electrical crew for the Department of...

In loving memory of David John Herman Grypma born March 25, 1967 in Calgary, AB.

He passed away unexpectedly on August 17, 2022 travelling through Creston, BC on his way to Alberta to visit his children. His family is comforted knowing he passed doing what he loved most; riding his motorcycle and enjoying the beautiful scenery of the Kootenays.

David was always so proud of his...

Marianne “Mare” Louise Hartnett passed away peacefully on Thursday September 1st, 2022 in Nelson, British Columbia. She was one of four children born to Richard and Marilyn Powers in Brantford, Ontario.

Mare was a registered nurse for over 40 years, practicing in three provinces. Her passion for her profession was clear to any colleague or patient she encountered.

Mare’s love for...

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father, and Nonno on September 7, 2022, peacefully at his home with family by his side at age 85.

Egidio was born on January 7, 1937, in Aprigiliano, Italy. He came to Canada at the age of 16 with his mother, brothers, and sisters to join their father. Egidio met Emma in Nelson, BC, in 1962 and married on June 29, 1963...

We are saddened to announce the passing of the beloved Julia Cecilia Johnson (nee: Furiak) on September 4th, 2022.

Friends are invited to join her family for a church service at the Cathedral of Mary Immaculate, 813 Ward Street, Nelson, BC on Thursday, September 29, 2022 at 2:00 pm.

With great sadness the family of Joanne McGregor announces her peaceful passing on August 29, 2022, at Kootenay Lake Hospital.

Joanne was born in Edmonton to Vernon and Helen Craig on September 15, 1933. Her family moved to Edgewood and later to Crawford Bay where she met her loving husband, Alfred (Sonny) McGregor. They were married on September 30, 1950, and together they created a...

Richard McIntyre’s life began on the farm in Stenen, Saskatchewan on January 4, 1930.  He felt privileged to provide medical care in many communities for 6 decades across 2 countries, a gift he never took for granted.  Doc was delighted to call Kaslo home for his final chapter.

Richard leaves a legacy of those he cared for both professionally and socially: His wife Zoe, all his...