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Jameson, Sydney Ernest

Sydney Ernest Jameson was born October 23 1932 in Crawford Bay B.C. He was the second son born to George and Gwen Jameson.

Syd grew up and attended school in Crawford Bay, until grade 11. He took his grade 12 in Creston and graduated from Prince Charles High school. While he was growing up, Syd spent much of his time outdoors.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman. Upon graduation he started work for the BC Forest Service. He worked in various places including Creston and Arrowhead. In 1952 while working in Arrowhead he met and married Eileen Mell.

They had four children, Donald, Glenn, Gordon, and Brent. For a period of time they lived in Vancouver, where Syd was a store Manager for Super Valu. They moved to Williams Lake, where Syd became a conservation officer. He worked in Clinton, Fort Nelson, and then Nelson until his retirement.

In 1992 he married Helen Nichol and they made their home in Blewett. He was a member of the Nelson Radio Club and the P. EP.

He is survived by his loving wife Helen, sons Donald, Glenn, Gordon(Andrea) and Brent, grandchildren Justin, Ryan, Brandy, Daniel, Tamara, Natasha, Brooke, Matthew and Colin, and one great grandchild.

Two step-sons Edward (Carol) Breakwell, and Ross Breakwell. Also two brothers William (Ellen), Reg (Sharon) sister Ruth (Jack) Hacking and Anne (Arnold) Schweitzer. He was predeceased by his father George, mother Gwen, Sister Ivy and step-father Jim Dobie.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, August 21, 11 a.m. at the Bethel Christian Center, 623 Gordon Rd. Nelson.