ROBERTS - Josephine Marcella, 81. Died peacefully at home on September 6, 1999. Lovingly remembered by her children Mark (Mary), Shelley (Vladimir), Blake (Judy), Sidney (Susan) and Jenny, and grandchildren Jeffrey and Emilia, Jo greatly enjoyed her house and garden as did the many people who shared them with her. She is also survived by her sister Diane Minton and brother Rudy Marcella of California and many nieces and nephews. Her family invites all her friends and neighbours to a reception at her house Sunday, September 19 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Western Canada Wilderness Committee are appreciated.
TWEEDY - Ronald Leslie. Passed away peacefully at Lions Gate Hospital on September 5, 1999 with family members at his bedside. Born on December 14, 1909, in London, England. Ron moved to North Vancouver in April, 1961 with his beloved wife of 58 years, Vi, who predeceased him in March, 1991. He is survived by his sister Irene in Devon, England; his daughter Jill; son Michael; son-in-law Don and daughter-in-law Anne; grandsons Kevin, Malcolm, Steve and Brad; Steve's wife Philippa and cherished little great-grandson James. He will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews in England and Australia, as well as dear friends in the U.K. and B.C., and the special oldtime friends from Vancouver's W.I.S.E. Club. Ron worked for many years on the docks of the River Thames in London, and later as a Longshoreman on the docks of Burrard Inlet in Vancouver Harbour. During World War II he served with the Royal Air Force in the deserts of Tunisia and Algeria and later in Southern Italy. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 14, 1999, at 12 noon in the Boal Chapel, 1505 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver, Reverend Bob Tustin officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family gratefully requests donations to the B.C. Cancer Foundation. We'll always remember "Uncle Ron's" zest for life and "cheeky" sense of humour...and will all miss our dearest Dad, Grandad and Great-Grandad very much, but are thankful that he is now resting peacefully with Mum.
LOGAN - Charles F. Logan. Longtime resident of the North Shore died on August 30, 1999 at Mt. St. Joseph's Hospital Vancouver, B.C. He was born on January 12, 1914 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, the son of Fred M.T. and Bertie Logan. The family moved to Vancouver in 1927 when Charlie was 13. He graduated from McGee High School. Highly talented in art he studied commercial art. This led to an early career in the advertising business, following his service as Lieutenant in the Canadians Infantry Corp. from 1943-1946 In 1938 Charles married his high school sweetheart Lois Jackson and they moved to West Vancouver, B.C. He is survived by their two children, Susan Logan of Paonia, Colorado and Peter Logan of Los Angeles, California, three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Lois died in 1963. In 1956 he changed his vocation to Industrial and Commercial Real Estate Agent, and was active on the Greater Vancouver Real Estate Board. He was proud of his service in the United Church projects and particularly as chairman of the Vietnamese Refugee Committee. In 1967 he had the fortune to marry Katherine Friesen. He is survived by Katherine who resides in Courtenay, B.C. and her two daughters Daryl-Lynne Wood of Campbell River, B.C. and Daley Fields of Mackenzie B.C. and nine grandchildren. He loved history and travelling and he and Katherine enjoyed many wonderful trips in their retirement years, including a trip to China with Canadian Executive Service Organization. Charles was a lively participant in life and will be fondly remembered as the life of many a party, playing the piano for all to sing. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, September 25, 1999 at the West Vancouver United Church, 2062 Esquimalt Avenue on the corner of Esquimalt Avenue and 21st. In lieu of flowers, please donate to a charity of your choice.
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PATTERSON - Ralph F. Born in Vancouver, B.C. on July 17, 1915. Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 8, 1999 at Lions Gate Hospital. A special thank you to the nurses (particularly Karen Ryan) in I.C.U. at Lions Gate Hospital whose support was greatly appreciated. Sadly missed by his wife Betty, daughter Michelle, son Robin (Pat). Predeceased by first wife Marina and son Mark. Also survived by daughter-in-law Ann Patterson, grandchildren Keith Patterson and Sarah Wellman (Mark) and great-grandson Alexander. Memorial service will be held on Tuesday, September 14, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. at Boal Chapel, First Memorial Services, 1505 Lillooet Rd, North Vancouver. 980-3451.
"I never intended to grow old
but the bell rings."
Japanese Haiku by Jokun.
WHITLEY - Francis Richard. Born November 19, 1921 in Simpson, Saskatchewan. Passed away peacefully Monday, September 6, 1999 at Deltaview Habilitation Centre. He will be greatly missed by his loving wife Florence Etta Whitley; son Gordon, his wife Mikiko and their children Kiyoshi and Mariko; daughter Diane and her husband Mike and their children Kathleen, Brittany, Meghan and Jillian; son John and his wife Carla and their children Alisha and Craig; and daughter Margaret and her daughter Nicole. Also fondly remembered by his brothers Bill (Marjorie) Whitley of Saskatoon, Bert (Terri) Whitley of Edmonton, his sister Margaret (Bert) Dicenso of Honolulu and their families. A graduate in Architecture from the University of British Columbia in 1953, Frank had a successful Vancouver architectural practice until his retirement in 1985. Frank always enjoyed (and rarely missed) his daily walk. His kind, gentle manner, the quiet strength of his integrity and his love of a good laugh will be lovingly and forever remembered. A memorial service will be held at the Unitarian Church at 949 West 49th Avenue in Vancouver on Friday, October 1, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. The family would like to extend their sincere thanks to the staff at Deltaview for their kind and loving care. In memory of Frank, donations to the Alzheimer Society of B.C. would be gratefully appreciated.
STEININGER - Letty Vera (nee Styles). Passed away at home in North Vancouver surrounded by her family. Born in Grenfell, Saskatchewan, July 15, 1926. Survived by loving husband Walter; three children: Bernard (Vivien), Vancouver; Barbara, Calgary; Robert (Megan), North Vancouver. Three grandchildren: Cheri (Ryan) Moffitt, Calgary; Richard Moffitt, Calgary; Mason, North Vancouver. Sister Phylus Edmudson, Edmonton. Many nieces and nephews, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law and several cousins in England. Letty and Walt lived in North Vancouver for 27 years and 27 years in Regina and Winnipeg. Letty was an active volunteer for the Mt. Seymour Lioness, Salvation Army and North Vancouver school district. No formal service. A private family celebration of Letty's life, following cremation by First Memorial Service. Special thanks to Dr. Cheng and Margaret Terhardt.
MOORE - Herbert Ernest. Passed away August 21, 1999. He is survived by his wife Alma; daughter Carolyn; brother Wilbert; sisters Ester Hall, Elsie Davies (Wally) and Elva Sedor. Herbert will be missed by many other relatives. Memorial service will be held 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 31, 1999 at the North Shore Alliance Church, 201 East 23rd St, North Vancouver, B.C. Hollyburn Funeral Home 922-1221
COSENS - Winifred. Late of West Vancouver. Passed away at Inglewood Care Center on July 23, 1999. Winifred will be sadly missed, and fondly remembered, by her many close friends and remaining cousins: Mr. Harold Collyer of Deal, Kent County, England; Mr. Leonard Diggon of Texada Island, B.C.; Mr. Louis Aitken of Calgary, Alberta; Mr. George Aitken of Edmonton, Alberta; Mr. Charles Collyer of Athabasca, Alberta; Mrs. Kathie Hathaway of Barrhead, Alberta; two Vancouver cousins, Mrs. Dorothy Nelson and Mrs. Mary Jean Krutop, and families of all of the above. Ms Cosens' remains will be cremated and interred with her deceased mother in Capilano View Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice in Win's memory would be gratefully appreciated. Friends and relatives of Ms. Cosens will be notified of the date of the memorial gathering to celebrate Winnie's life later in August at the Hollyburn Funeral Home.
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DOWLING - Norah (Talbot). Passed away on Sunday, July 25, 1999 at the age of 97. Predeceased by her husband, Frederick Ferris, in 1952. After her long and active life she will be lovingly remembered by her children Dorothy (McCreary), George Ferris (Phyllis), and Norah (McLaren), and by her grandchildren Lynne, Douglas, Richard (Dowling) and Dorothy (Riddiford). Great-grandchildren are Holly, Anna, Luke, Patrick, Ryan and Michael. She will also be missed by cousins, nieces amd nephews both here and in her native England. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. at Boal Chapel, 1505 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver. In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to the B.C. Parkinson's Disease Association.
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LOVE YOU FOREVER MOM
LIVSEY - Sheana, Gordon. Age 84. Passed away peacefully in North Vancouver, B.C. on July 22, 1999. Survived by her brother Pat (Gloria) Kerr; daughter Barbara Livsey; son Chuck (Yvonne) Livsey; grandchildren Debbie (Grant) Lowe, Diane (Ron) Markey, Doug (Lisa) Reid, Kyla Livsey, Andrew Livsey, Jessica Livsey; and seven great-grandchildren; as well as many relatives and friends. She is predeceased by brothers Jack and Babe Kerr and daughter Frances Reid. Memorial services to be held Thursday, July 29, 1999 at 1:00 p.m. at Hollyburn Funeral Home, 1807 Marine Drive, West Vancouver. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the S.P.C.A.
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JACKSON - Reginald Charles. Passed away peacefully July 25, 1999, aged 90 years. Survived by his wife, of 60 years, Winnifred; daughters Gail Lantaff and Lorraine (Richard) McGuire; son Bruce (Linda); grandchildren David, Stephen, Daniel; and two great-grandchildren. Private services were held Tuesday, July 27, 1999 at Valley View Memorial Gardens in Surrey. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory can be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.
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ENNIS - Fraser Howard. Suddenly on July 26, 1999, age 20 years. Greatly missed by loving family, parents Gordon and Marian, brother Courtenay, grandparents John and June Green and Elliot Ennis, many other relatives and friends who cared deeply about him and tried to help him. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 31, 1999 at 2:00 p.m. in the New Boal Chapel, 1505 Lillooet Road, North Vancouver. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the West Vancouver Police Drug Abuse Resistance Education Program, c/o West Vancouver Foundation, P.O. Box 91447, West Vancouver, B.C. V7V 3P1
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FOX - John Hughes Mellor (Jack). Passed away peacefully July 27, 1999. Aged 81 years. Jack served his country as an officer with the R.C.A.F., attached to the R.A.F. Bomber Command out of North Africa in WWII. He was a member of the Western Gate Masonic Lodge. A family man with a keen interest in community, sports and birdwatching. He will be sadly missed by his wife, of 50 years, Marion; his daughters Gillian (Tom Forge), Leslie Maxwell (Scott) and Megan; grandchildren John, Helen, Sutton, Ben and Daniel. Predeceased by his son Gregory. There will be no service by request. Flowers gratefully declined in favour of memorial contributions to the Vancouver Children's Hospital Foundation.
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WENTLAND - Barry Carlyle. Passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer on July 26, 1999 at the age of 62. He was predeceased by his father Leslie in 1980, and his brother Dale in 1998. Survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Joyce of Naramata; son Steve (Lorna), daughter Sheri Cozicar (Bryon), daughter Sandra Barr (Stephen), sister Donna Paw, 7 grandchildren, his mother Verna, mother-in-law Anne Lanphier, sister-in-law Lynne Wentland, and numerous relatives and friends. No service by request. In lieu of flowers, donations to be made to Andy Moog and Friends Hospice House, 1701 Government Street, Penticton, B.C. V2A 8J7. Arrangements entrusted to First Memorial Services Penticton.
CARRIE - Barbara (nee Fraser Alm). Passed away peacefully at home on July 18, 1999 in her 84th year. Barbara will be lovingly remembered by her daughter Joan and family, son Edwin and family, son Norman and family, and her brother John Tunnah. There will be a small gathering. Call Ed Alm at 943-2777.
WILSON - Kenneth (Ken) Harold. Passed away July 18, 1999 at age 75. Survived by his wife Jo; children Greg (Meredith), Barbara (Peter), and grandchildren Clint, Tony, John and Julie. Private service by request.
"At the end of a long road,
we wish him peace at last"
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WILLINGTON - (Les). Passed away peacefully at home June 1, 1999 in his 82nd year. A beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. "Finally at Rest". Private celebration of his life was held at his home on July 17, 1999. In lieu of flowers donations to the BC Lung Association or charity of ones choice. Hollyburn Funeral Home 922-1221
MCVICAR - Dorothy Helen. Born July 17, 1913 in Telkwa, B.C. Passed away peacefully July 19, 1999 at the Crescent Gardens Complex in South Surrey. Predeceased in 1989 by her husband, J. Stanley McVicar. She leaves two sisters Evelyn McDonald and Billie A. King both of White Rock, step-daughter Anne McVicar of Vancouver, and many nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed. A private memorial service will be held. First Memorial 980-3451 PENIUK, IRENE (nee Nickle). Passed away July 19, 1999, on her 69th birthday, at Royal Columbian Hospital. Survived by her loving husband Ed; her son Keith; his wife Laurel; two grandsons Preston and Sean; brothers Gordon Nickel, Barry (Josey); sisters Doreen (Dick), Viona (Bill), June (Bill); and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral at Valley View Funeral Home, 14660 72nd Ave, Surrey, Friday, July 23, 10:00 a.m. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory to the BC Lupus Society 895 West 10th Ave, Vancouver V5Z 1L7