Jansje (Jenny) Koster

January 31, 2006

On January 31, 2006 at the age of 87, went peacefully to be with her Lord.

Jansje (Jenny) Koster obituaries

Hilda Jean Baker

January 31, 2006

BAKER, Hilda Jean – October 17, 1922 to January 30, 2006. The Matriarch of our family has passed away. Mom fought hard til the end. We have peace knowing she is now with the love of her life, Gordon, who predeceased her in 1973 and son, Rick in 1997.

Survived, and greatly missed by her son, Ron; daughters, Sharon (Ray) and Cindy (Dennis); 7 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

See you on the other side Mom.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the BC Lung Association.

A celebration of Mom’s life will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2006 at Mom?s house, 3041 Albany St., from 1 – 4 pm.

Hilda Jean Baker obituaries

John Arthur Whitaker Izard

January 30, 2006

IZARD, Professor, John Arthur Whitaker, FEIC/LMCSME, P.Eng. Born in Victoria, January 12, 1920, died peacefully at his home overlooking the Saanich Inlet on 24 January 2006.



He is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Cynthia (only daughter of Arthur and Olive Musgrave); his three children, Margot in Duncan, Ted (Liga) next door, & John (Janet) in Brampton ON; two grandchildren, Roger (Sabrina) in Burlington ON, Douglas in Pickering ON; one great grandson, Luke; his brother Patrick (Elizabeth nee Angus), his niece Patricia and six nephews, Ian, Dick, Bruce, Andrew, Angus, David and their families; his sister-in-law, Pamela Izard in Plymouth U.K. He was pre-deceased by; his parents, E.W. and Eleanor Izard; his sister Margaret Twining (John); and his elder brother, Theodore (Pamela), Engineer Officer in HMCS Athabaskan, sunk in enemy action in 1944.



In 1936, with his father in charge of the installation of the tower bells in Christ Church Cathedral, Arthur at age 16 assisted and thereafter rang the bells for 68 years. From the time of his retirement from Royal Roads in 1978 to 2004, he served Christ Church Cathedral, including the Parish Council, delegate to the Synods, Rector’s Warden, member of Cathedral Buildings Ltd. and many other committees. Naval Service, 1941-1945, in DEMS on both the east and west coasts. Employed as Assistant Superintendent at Yarrows Ltd. 1946-1948. Member of the staff of H.M.C. Royal Roads for 30 years, from Lecturer to Department Head of the Engineering Department, 1948-1978. 1957-1959, laid out the playing fields, designed the mechanical services and supervised the rebuilding of both St. Michael’s School and Brentwood College, where he was educated.



The Funeral will be held at CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL, corner of Quadra and Rockland on Wednesday, February 1, 2006 at 2pm.



Donations in Arthur’s memory will be gratefully accepted by either the Christ Church Cathedral Buildings Limited, or the Canadian Cancer Society.



John Arthur Whitaker Izard obituaries

Shawn Patrick Murphy

January 26, 2006

Our dear Shawn passed away suddenly on January 24, 2006. Shawn was born on August 16, 1959 and was predeceased by his father Patrick and grandparents. He was born in Victoria and attended St. Patrick?s, S J Willis and Esquimalt High. He leaves his loving family, mother Sarah; brother Michael; two sisters, Colleen and Shelly as well as his nieces Sarah, Patricia and Isabella and his nephew, William; his brother in-law Michael;

Shawn Patrick Murphy obituaries

Ruth Latham Burke

January 26, 2006

Peacefully on January 24, 2006 at Victoria General Hospital,

Ruth Latham Burke obituaries

Eric Newton Graham

January 24, 2006

Peacefully on January 21, 2006 in Sidney, at 88 years of age.

Eric Newton Graham obituaries

Jim McGougan

January 23, 2006

Peacefully on January 22, 2006 in Victoria, at the age of 57 years.

Jim McGougan obituaries

Henry Albert Bruce

January 23, 2006

     27 July, 1919 – 21 January, 2006



Henry Albert Bruce died peacefully at Mt. Tolmie Hospital where he has had caring attention for eleven months.

Henry Albert Bruce obituaries

Gay Dagmar Brownlee

January 23, 2006

December 3, 1916 January 2, 2006



It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved sister, aunt, cousin and friend after a short illness. Born and raised in Pelly, Saskatchewan, Gay was a long-time resident of Brentwood Bay and later moved to Victoria. She was predeceased in 1986 by her husband Frederic (Red) Brownlee, a former RCMP officer and Chief of Police of Central Saanich. She will be dearly missed by her sister Kay Brown, her nephews David (Elaine) and Howard (Jeannie), grand-nephews Steven and Mike, and by cousins Phyllis Simpson, Barbara (Fred) Smith, Pete (Heather) Western, Joan Western (Steve Branston), as well as by her many friends. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Condolences may be offered to the family through McCall Bros., 1400 Vancouver Street, Victoria, V8V 3W3.

Gay Dagmar Brownlee obituaries

William Hall McKinnon

January 23, 2006

William McKinnon passed away peacefully at Royal Jubilee Hospital and went to be with his Lord on January 20, 2006 at the age of 91 years.

William Hall McKinnon obituaries

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