Obituaries

Dorothy Ellen Tiessen (née Behan)

October 13, 2017

Dorothy Tiessen passed away peacefully at the age of 78 years at Maplewood House in Abbotsford. She was born in Powell River, daughter...

Theodora Maria (Thea) Saat

October 13, 2017

It is with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Thea surrounded by family at her Kiwanis home. She was predeceased by her ...

Kurt Douglas (Doug) Scott

October 13, 2017

Doug passed away peacefully on October 3 surrounded by his family. He was born and raised on “Scott’s Farm” in Cranberry, where he ...

William H. Frederick

October 6, 2017

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of William (Bill) Henry Frederick in Powell River General Hospital with his wife and ...

Richard A. Hibberd

October 6, 2017

Richard Anthony (Dick) Hibberd, passed away peacefully in his 91st year on Tuesday, September 26, at Evergreen Care Unit in Powell ...

Garnet Phillips

October 6, 2017

Succumbing to health problems, Garnet passed away September 25, 2017. He was born in Carman, Manitoba, on September 5, 1943. Garnet ...

Donald William Mostat

October 6, 2017

Don was born in the back of a sleigh that was stuck in a snowbank in northern Manitoba. A premature baby weighing just two pounds, he ...

Dorothy Ellen Tiessen (née Behan)

October 6, 2017

On Saturday, September 23, Dorothy Tiessen passed away peacefully at the age of 78 years at Maplewood House in Abbotsford. Dorothy was ...

Lucien Gérard

October 2, 2017

Lucien passed away peacefully in Powell River with family at his side. Lucid until the end, he enjoyed the steady stream of family, ...

Patricia “Lee” Hill

September 29, 2017

We mourn the loss of a wonderful mother, sister, aunt, grandmother and friend. Patricia Lee Hill passed away peacefully after a brief ...

Stuart Edward Slinger

September 29, 2017

Stuart was born in Devizes, England. He passed away in Powell River. Stuart was predeceased by his mother Amelia, brother Leroy ...

Eileen Milsom

September 22, 2017

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Eileen Milsom at home after a long battle with cancer. She will be sadly missed by ...

Richard David Hill

September 22, 2017

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Richard Hill. He was born in Zeballos on west coast of Vancouver Island and died ...

(Leroy) Grant Laventure

September 22, 2017

With great sadness we announce the passing of Grant. He is survived by many family members. His Powell River family includes Mary-Anne...

June Lenore Mitchell (née Cornell)

September 22, 2017

June, beloved wife of the late John Mitchell of Calgary, Alberta, passed away on August 15, 2017, at the age of 95 years. The only ...

Ann Helen Manyk

September 15, 2017

Ann passed away peacefully in Comox on September 2, 2017, with family by her side. Now she is with her husband, Ted. . . .

Eleanor Margery Hargrove

September 15, 2017

With heartfelt sadness we announce the passing of our mother, Eleanor Margery Hargrove, on September 3, 2017, at Evergreen Care Unit ...

Steven Michael Harry (Tup)

September 15, 2017

A wake will be held on Thursday, September 14, at the Salish Centre in Tla’amin. A funeral service will be held on Friday, September...

Douglas Grundle

September 8, 2017

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Douglas Grundle, who is now at rest with his father (Albert) and mother (Jean). ...

John Gordon House (Gordie)

September 8, 2017

On August 13, a bright, sunny Sunday morning, Gordie died peacefully at home in Victoria surrounded by some of those who loved him most....

Tony Simmonds

September 8, 2017

Husband, father, grandfather, tradesman, raconteur and environmentalist When you’re chewing on life’s gristle Don’t grumble, give a...

Gates (Gator) Roy Provost

September 8, 2017

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Gates (Gator) on August, 28, 2017, at the young age of 32. Gates leaves behind his ...

Carol Anne Cheshire (Moorhouse)

September 1, 2017

Carol has passed to the hearts and minds of the people who knew and loved her. Our beloved mom and nana left her physical presence ...

John Gordon House (Gordie)

September 1, 2017

On August 13, a bright, sunny Sunday morning, Gordie died peacefully at home in Victoria surrounded by some of those who loved him most....

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