Laurie Wayne Geddes

Laurie Geddes, age 77 passed away peacefully at home in Victoria, BC on December 30th, with Susan, his beloved wife of 50 years, his son Jason, nephew Charles Fincham, and long-time friend and associate Larry Jefferson at his side.  Laurie, the eldest son of Clinton and Shirley (Fleck) Geddes, was born in Truro, NS, and grew up in Middle Stewiacke.     He was predeceased by his infant son Robert, his parents, his brothers Ross and Ronald, and infant sister Jane.    He is survived by his family Continue reading

Peter Charles Lascelles Griffiths  

September 20, 1949 - Dec 14, 2021 It is with a mix of sorrow and thanks that our family remembers Peter Griffiths. He was always proud of and loved his children dearly, Danby, Scott (Mirella), Jace, Rutger, and Knowlton, his granddaughters Anna-Sofia and Vivian, and he always had great hopes for the future that will carry forward in them all. Throughout his life Peter burned hot, got many things done, and maintained his independence. He was an inspiration to more than he confounded and Continue reading

Richard Stewart Bryson

Richard passed away peacefully at his home in Victoria, B.C. on January 3rd, 2022, at a time of his choosing and in the company of his immediate family, following a lengthy illness. Richard was born in New Westminster, B.C. on December 1st, 1941, to his parents Bruce and Margery Bryson. Richard will be deeply missed by his wife of 54 years, Sandra, his siblings Elaine (Al) and Rob, his children David (Caron) and Neala (Troy), and his grandchildren Taewyn, Mhina, Daragh, Cian and Continue reading

Travis Schurdevin

It is with deep sadness we announce the death of Travis Schurdevin, also known as “Trapper”, age 47, on December 1, 2021 in Qualicum Beach on Vancouver Island, BC. Travis was born in Great Falls, Montana on August 16, 1974.     At the age of 5, he and his family moved to British Columbia, Canada where he has lived since that time. Travis was preceded in death by his father, Steve Schurdevin of Revelstoke. BC, and is survived by his two children, daughter Charli Schurdevin of Revelstoke, Continue reading

Ronald N. Kisser

In Memorial

September 21, 1953 – December 21, 2021 Ron passed away peacefully at the Royal Jubilee Hospital Palliative Care Unit. He is survived by his wife; his two children and their spouses; two granddaughters; and many cousins in Manitoba and Alberta.   Ron was a very special person with a big heart, very kind and would reach out to everyone whether he knew them or not. Rest in peace my love, no more pain! “I will always love you.” A celebration of Ron’s life will take place at a Continue reading

Constance Eileen Richards

Born Nov 1, 1931 Mum made the peaceful journey to be with Dad and her saviour on December 7, 2021.  She was 90 years old and predeceased by her husband four years ago.  “Eileen” was born in Fawcett, Alberta – a very small farming town that no longer exists.  She met her loving husband Ken when she was 16 years old and they were married for 66 years.  She leaves behind three children:  Cheryl (Danny), Laurel (Dan), Lloyd (Dana); four grandchildren Simon (Vanessa), Ben (Rachel & Daisy), Continue reading

Vincent Dean Hawke

May 17, 1965 – November 22, 2021 Vince was born in Hinton, Alberta on May 17, 1965 He married his sweetie Lindsey on December 5, 1987 in Edmonton, Alberta They moved to Victoria, British Columbia in 1998 and have spent 36 wonderful years together. Vince left this earth on November 22, 2021 in Victoria, British Columbia. He had a heart attack in his home in Victoria. He is predeceased by his father Homer Hawke, his mother Peggy Hawke, sister Leanne Hawke and paternal grandparents Continue reading

Kevin Ronald Miller

It is with profound sadness that we share the sudden passing of Kevin Ronald Miller on Nov 11, 2021. He was a loving husband, father, papa, brother, uncle, nephew, coach and friend. Kevin fought valiantly throughout a short battle with cancer. He was born on April 19, 1962 in Winnipeg, Manitoba to his parents Ronald (predeceased) and Gloria Miller. He will be deeply missed by his wife Linda of 38 yrs (his high school sweetheart). His children Jennifer (Jeremy), Leigh-Ann (Nathan) and Joseph Continue reading

Lynwood (Lyn) Jones

August 22, 1939 - November 5, 2021 It is with heavy hearts and deep sadness that we share the passing of Lynwood Jones, a loving husband, father, papa, brother, uncle and friend. Lyn passed away on November 5th 2021 with his family by his side at the age of 82. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Mary, daughters, Jenny (Andrew, Ethan, Dylan and Brendan), Amy (Moses, Emma and Charlie) and Katy (Graeme, Marina and Roxy), sisters Ruth and Anne and brothers Mike and Steve. Lyn was Continue reading

Joan Holmes

Joan Holmes, 84, passed away peacefully at her home in Victoria, BC on Wednesday November 10, 2021, following a brief battle with cancer. Joan was born in Galt, ON, on March 4, 1937, and was the only child of Reverend Wilfred Norman Charlton and Alice Jane Charlton (Harvey). Joan will be sadly missed by her long-time loving companion of over 40 years, Don Rea, and his three children Steve (Liz), Greg and Lisa. Joan and Don loved traveling the world and visited Australia, New Zealand, Tasmania, Continue reading

Joyce (Joy) Violet Whyte

Joyce (Joy) Violet Whyte, passed peacefully at home surrounded by her family on November 6, 2021 at the age of 87. She will be deeply missed by her loving husband, Edward Whyte, of 68 years of marriage: 4 loving daughters Karen (Greg) Loewen, Debra (Dave 2019) Jennings, Penny (Ken) Johns, Tammy (Alex) Kundakcioglu, 10 Grandchildren and 11 Great Grandchildren. Joy is survived by her sisters Pearl, Marie and brother Kelly. Predeceased by her brother Eric and sister Diane. Joy, a nurturing Continue reading

Phyllis Cathleen Mayers

Phyllis Cathleen Mayers was born on August 3, 1942 in Bridgetown, Barbados to James and Virginia Payne. As a retired Registered Nurse of Ottawa, she devoted over 45 years in her community. Phyllis was a loving mother, daughter, sister, friend and grandmother. Since 1960 Ms. Mayers was actively involved with the church serving as a choir member, Eucharistic Minister, and organizer. She had volunteered extensively with UNICEF, The Barbados Ottawa Association and The Heart and Stroke Continue reading