Obituaries

Martha Augustine Josette Kinch (nee Jacquot)

Martha Augustine Josette Kinch (nee Jacquot)

  Martha passed away peacefully at Royal Jubilee Hospital on August 14, 2014 at the age of 98 years.  Born in East End, Saskatchewan on June 2, 1916, she was predeceased by her brother, Marcel Jacquot and husband, George Kinch.  Martha is survived by her loving daughter, Louise (Thomas); lovingly remembered by grandchildren; Olivia, Alexander... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Surjit Kaur Parmar

Surjit Kaur Parmar

Surjit Kaur Parmar passed away peacefully in Victoria, BC on August 18, 2014. She was born in Droli Kalan, District of Jalandhar, Punjab, India.  Survived by her husband Darshan Singh Parmar; daughter Jasbir Josh and son-in law Jaswinder Josh; son Ranbir Parmar and daughter-in law Harmanjit Parmar; grandchildren Gurprit, Mahipal, Navpreet and Harpreet. Surjit... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Paul Adrian Roggeveen

Paul Adrian Roggeveen

Died peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on August 17, 2014, in Victoria, B.C.  Paul was the oldest child of Paul and Agnes Roggeveen.  He was predeceased by his wife Eileen, whom he often called the love of his life, by his infant son Paul, his parents, and his brothers Ted (Goldie) and Roland.  He is survived by and will be forever cherished,... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Edna Staughton Bowles

Edna Staughton Bowles

June 24th, 1919 – August 17th, 2014   A long time resident of Sidney, B.C. predeceased by her husband of sixty years, Eric, daughter, Janice and son-in-law, Michael Church and grandson, Gareth (Tracy) Bowles. She will be sadly missed by her son, Richard (Anne) and her grandchildren; Julie (Steve) Drapala, Paul (Karen) and Richard ( Becky) Church,... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Franz (Frank) Karl Inglin

Franz (Frank) Karl Inglin

Frank passed away peacefully in his sleep. Predeceased by his wife Silvana and his brother Joe, he is survived by his sister Anna, his sons Ocean (Amanda) and Mike (Laurie), and his granddaughters; Rachel, Elizabeth, and Katelyn. Frank was born in St. Galen, Switzerland. He was the oldest of three children and was raised by his single mother, Rosina.... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Robert Kendrick

Robert Kendrick

Robert Kendrick, born February 7, 1922, passed away peacefully on August 10, 2014 with his wife and daughter Tracy by his side.  Predeceased by his parents, brothers and first wife Burnice and lovingly remembered by his wife Harriet; daughters Mary (Bert) and Tracy; sons Michael (Kim) and Paul; granddaughters Jaye, Coren, Kyla, Megan and Ella; grandson... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Roy Oswald Byrne

Roy Oswald Byrne

November 18, 1930 – July 26, 2014 Roy Oswald Byrne passed away in Victoria, B.C., on July 26, 2014, after a long illness. He was born near Welwyn Saskatchewan and raised in Moosomin, Saskatchewan. Roy joined the RCMP in April 1951at the age of 21 and served for 35 years, retiring as OIC North Vancouver Detachment in 1986. He married Olive Faye... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Leona Mae Newby

Leona Mae Newby

Leona passed away peacefully at her home in Victoria, B.C. on June 20, 2014, at the age of 102. Leona was born in Loomis, Washington, on October 13, 1911. Predeceased by her loving husband, Dr. Raymond C. Newby, brother, Ronald, and sister, Claudia. Survived by son, Cordell (Marti) of Wenatchee, Washington, daughter, Geraldine Zwicker of Indianapolis,... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Leon  (Lee) Malcolm McGregor

Leon (Lee) Malcolm McGregor

It is with heavy hearts that his family report the passing of Lee on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Born in Victoria, May 11, 1936. Predeceased by his first wife, Jean; father, Charles and mother, Margaret. Survived by his wife, Elizabeth; daughter, Leanne; brother, Dave and two cats, Tiberius and Claudius, plus many other family members. Lee had battled... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Lloyd George Stephens-Newsham PhD, FCCPM

Lloyd George Stephens-Newsham PhD, FCCPM

April 30, 1921 – July 29, 2014 The family of Lloyd Stephens-Newsham are saddened to announce his passing at the age of 93.  He was an academic, photographer, traveller and teller of stories as well as committed to “puttering around” in his home, lab and workshop. Lloyd was born in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, the first of six children of George... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Dorothy W. Ross

Dorothy W. Ross

Dorothy W. Ross, visual artist, died on July 23, 2014 at age 90, with her son, Gordon and daughter, Janet, by her side. Dorothy was a sweetheart. In the words of long-time family friend Terry, her kind and gentle way was a model to live by. That pretty much says it all. But there’s more to Dorothy’s life story than her good nature. Dorothy was born... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Evan Llewellyn “Tut” Jones

Evan Llewellyn “Tut” Jones

Sept. 4, 1928 – July 25, 2014 Tut passed peacefully at Victoria General Hospital seven months to the hour after his beloved wife, Carole, after living with bladder cancer. Tut was predeceased by Carole; sisters, Katharine Cameron and Pat Dalziel and son-in-law, Tom Stobart. He is survived by children, Susan Stobart, Evan Jones, Grant (Terri) Jones;... [Read complete obituary here]  
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John Frederick David Higgins

John Frederick David Higgins

John Frederick David Higgins, born April 30, 1942 in Manchester, England.  Passed away peacefully in Victoria, BC on July 28, 2014.  Lovingly remembered by his wife, Jacqueline; daughter, Rachael and granddaughter, Melissa. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at St. George the Martyr Anglican Church, 3909 St. George’s... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Dulcie Jean Snider

Dulcie Jean Snider

Died on July 24, 2014 at the age of 89. Dulcie was born on June 21, 1925 in Maghull, Liverpool, England to Harry and Lilian Ellershaw. In 1940, Dulcie came to Winnipeg, Manitoba to live with her Aunt Ethel and attended Riverbend School for Girls. Her very first day in Winnipeg, Dulcie had the good fortune to meet her future husband, Stewart, as his... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Manfred (Fred) Georg Angene

Manfred (Fred) Georg Angene

Angene, Manfred (Fred) Georg Fred passed away peacefully at the Victoria Hospice on Friday, July 11, 2014.  Fred is forever remembered by his wife, Loretta; his children, Brian (Lisa), Grace (Jeremy); his grandchildren, Charlotte, Felix, Frances, Leni and his sister, Maria. Fred was an independent person with a strong work ethic.  After graduating... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Denis Lindsay Swan

Denis Lindsay Swan

October 24, 1920- July 4, 2014 Denis was born in Penticton, BC and passed away peacefully at Victoria Hospice in his 94th year.  He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Phyllis; daughter Randa (Peter); son Rev. Colin (Jane); and many grand and great grand children.  Denis was an aeronautical engineer in his early years.  He then moved on to the Ford... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Hugh Hanson Davidson

Hugh Hanson Davidson

May 27, 1930 – July 14, 2014 Beloved Uncle of Linda, Wendy, Barbara, Suzanna, Cynthia, and James; Great Uncle, (emphasis on the great) of Gabrielle, Allyson, Jennifer, David, Adrienne, Lisa, Diana, Jeremy, Sedona and Lexington; Great Grand Uncle of nine others, all of whom he knew and cherished.  Predeceased by his dear sisters Anna, Janice, and... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Laura Elaine Johnson (Aseltine)

Laura Elaine Johnson (Aseltine)

Born in Rosetown, Saskatchewan on October 3, 1925 and passed away peacefully on July 14, 2014.  Elaine graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 1946 with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Psychology.  Married Merv Johnson of Beadle, Saskatchewan on October 5, 1946.  Lived on a farm there and during that time served on the Regional Library... [Read complete obituary here]  
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Anne Grethe Lind

Anne Grethe Lind

Born in Skarnes, Norway on October 17, 1945 and passed away suddenly in Victoria, BC on July 8, 2014.  She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Stan; sons, John (Emy), David (Julie) and Erik and grandchildren, Jessica, Kassie, Kristie and Jacob.  She is also survived by her brothers, Ragnar (Monika), Stein Erik (Gunn) and Bjorn (Christin) in Norway. ... [Read complete obituary here]  
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In Memorial

Matthew Oliver O’Connell

June 5, 1972 – July 7, 2014 Predeceased by infant brother Luke (1977) and by beloved grandparents Una  O’Connell (2004), Victor (2011) and Alice (2013) McFarlane, Matthew leaves to cherish his memory spouse Shannon Bjarnason, children Aidan and Nuala, parents Jim and Rosemary, sister Isobel, brother Paul, grandfather Bill O’Connell (UK), father-in-law... [Read complete obituary here]  
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