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Obituaries

The family of Greg Bezaire would like to take this opportunity to thank the great community of Nelson for their love and support. Greg battled his cancer fiercely and had many people on the sidelines cheering him on. For all the food, wine, gift baskets, flowers and cards and helping to establish a scholarship in Greg’s name which he knew about and was so happy and honored.

We are...

Remembering Jack

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Jack Janzen of Crawford Bay, BC in Victoria on January 30, 2019 at the age of 80 years. His passing will leave an emptiness in our lives, for he was a dear husband, brother and uncle, and friend to so many. He was predeceased by his parents, sisters Marlene (1939) and Lorena (1943), and brother...

It is with immeasurable sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Husband, Father, Son, Brother and Friend Greg Bezaire on January 30, 2019.Greg battled against all the odds with a rare cancer Cholangiocarcinoma and proved his “Super Hero” status with grace, positivity, courage, strength and dignity. The Nelson community has lost a bright light.

Greg was born on...

Donna Lee Stevens (“Lee”)

March 13th, 1951 – January 26th, 2019

A bright and beautiful spirit has moved on to other realms.  Donna Lee Stevens (“Lee”) passed away peacefully at home in Nelson, BC in the early hours of Jan. 26th, 2019. Lee was born in Goose Bay, Labrador to Edna Doris Stevens (née Mattison) of Halifax, NS and Charles Elmer Stevens...

Helen Sharon Petsinis

Born in Calgary, Alberta on November 15, 1948

It is with deep sadness that the family of Helen Sharon Petsinis announce her sudden and unexpected passing on January 23, 2019.

Helen will join her loving husband Leo of nearly 50 years, who passed away almost two years ago. Helen is survived by her two daughters, Melissa (Marshall) and...