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Kenneth Gordon Williamson


Kenneth Williamson born on December 28th, 1943 in Vancouver, BC passed away peacefully November 17th, 2012 in Trail, BC surrounded by his wife and two sons.

Ken is survived by his wife, Janet, son Scott (Suzanne), his grandkids, Sidney and Sam and son Casey (Helen), four brothers, three sisters, in-laws, nephews, nieces and friends too numerous to list.  He was predeceased by his wife Lorraine.

He loved living in Nelson for the last five years. During his time here he was involved in the Kootenay Lake Vintage Car Club with his 29 Ford “A” Model Hot Rod and transported cars for Budget. His earlier years saw him involved in Minor and Junior hockey including owning the PoCo Buckeroos and playing in the VJB (beefeater) band.

A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, November 24that the Chapel of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd., 613 Ward Street, Nelson at 1:00 PM with a reception to follow at the home of Janet and Ken, 712 Carbonate Street, Nelson.

An additional celebration will also be planned for a later date in the lower mainland.

As an expression of sympathy donations may be made to The Canadian Cancer Society, BC and Yukon Division, Box 292, Nelson, BC V1L 5P9.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd.


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