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Obituaries

1940 – 2021

It is with sadness that the family of Evhan “Ed” Shupenia announce his passing on October 12, 2021 in Nelson, BC. He was born on April 26, 1940 in Tofield, AB.

Evhan is survived by niece Kathy and her children Richard and Katrina (Liam); nephew Brian(Wendy) and their children Tanya (Bob) and David.  Also survived by two great great nieces and one great great nephew....

It is with deepest sadness and sorrow that the family of Beverly (Bev) Anne Ferguson announce her sudden, but peaceful passing at home on October 10th.  Bev is survived by her loving husband, Bruce, three children, Jody, Tracy (Eric) and Cory and her three adored grandchildren, Toscane, Emeric and Taiya.

Bev was born in Calgary, moved with her family to Armstrong as a...

Olga was the first of two children born to Roman and Anne Zalewski.  Her brother John followed three years later.  Olga grew up on Trevor Street back in the day when the road ended at the creek.  In the winter, she and her friends would sled down Carbonate Street on their toboggans, spend summers at Gyro and Lakeside Parks and help at home with growing vegetables, canning, and learning the...

Coleman, Elizabeth Della.  July 27th, 1961 – October 8th, 2021

In loving memory of Elizabeth Della Coleman (nee Lewis) 60, who passed away peacefully with her family by her side, after a short but courageous battle with cancer.  Liz is survived by her loving husband, Gregory, and two sons, Timothy and Christopher.

Liz was born in Kamloops BC on July 27...

 It is with great sadness that our family announce the passing of Gordon Leonard Bell.

On Thursday, October 07, 2021, Gordon, loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather passed away suddenly at home with his wife Bonnie of 52 years at his side.

Gordon was born on November 29, 1942, in Medicine Hat, Alberta to parents Len and Lila Bell and raised in Drumheller. He...

In loving memory of Chris Butterfield:

With deep sadness we regretfully announce that Christopher James Butterfield, born May 16th, 1965, passed away on the evening of Sept. 21, 2021, due to a short illness.

He was 56 years old.

Chris was a loving and loyal father to Liam and Noa Butterfield and a wonderful friend to many.

We will miss him...

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear sweet mother and grandmother at the age of 92. Mom was born and raised in Thunder Bay, Ont. and married her love, Mervin. They eventually moved to B.C. and raised 3 children.

Mom had endless energy and love for her family and friends. She always had tea and muffins ready for company. Her hobbies were gardening, canning,...