Zahradnik, John Walter

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAJanuary 06, 1928 – March 29, 2014
At the age of 86

Jordan, Elspeth “Elsie” Kathleen

JORDAN, ELSIE wSeptember 18, 1925 – March 28, 2014
At the age of 88

Elsie was born in Vancouver on September 18, 1925 to Arthur and Isabella Emslie.  There she married her first husband Leonard Dunn in 1945 and they had five children.  After being predeceased by him, she then married Jordy Jordan in 1969 and moved their joined family to Kamloops where they build their new life.

In 1973 they moved to Salmon Arm, where they designed and built their dream home on Black Road.  Elsie was an active member with the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #62 for many years and also volunteered at the gift shop at the ShuswapLakeGeneralHospital.  She was predeceased by Jordy in 2004.

Elsie is survived by her five children Wayne (Wendy) Dunn, Julie Dunn, Len (Judy) Dunn, Laurie (Ken) MacDonald and Barry (Kim) Dunn, step children Bill (Janice) Jordan and Donna (George) Cooke.  Grannie will be dearly missed by her 13 grandchildren Mike, Sue, Shelley, David, Nicole, Tyler, Katie, Aaron, Karly, Jackie, Krystal, Chelsie and Megan.  Elsie also leaves numerous great and great great grandchildren.

Grannie you will always be missed and never forgotten xo.

A celebration of Elsie’s life will be held at a later date.

Seiz, George

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAJuly 23, 1929-March 26, 2014
At the age of 84 years

Thompson, Clayton Severn

THOMPSON, CLAYTON WMay 2, 1935 – March 25, 2014
at the age of 78 years

Celebration of life:  Monday March 31, 2014, at 3:00 p.m.
Fischer’s Funeral Services,  Salmon Arm.

Thompson, Clayton Severn, with great sadness we announce the passing of our husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend on Wednesday March 26, 2014 at the age of 78 years.

Clayton was predeceased by his mother and father Vi and Mervin and will be remembered forever in the hearts of his wife Barb of 32 years, sons, Greg, Jim, and Terry, daughters Jami, Jode and Janice, seven grandchildren, three great grandchildren as well as his brother Guy.


Hall, Marilyn Louise

HALL, MARILYN WJanuary 23, 1953 –  January 4, 2014

at the age of 60 years

Memorial Service:  Saturday, April 12, 2014, 11:00 a.m.,
Fischer’s Funeral Services

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Marilyn Hall;  wife, mother, grandmother, sister, daughter, daughter in law, aunt and friend. Marilyn passed peacefully in her sleep at Shuswap Lake General Hospital after a courageous four year battle with cancer. She will be dearly missed by her loving husband of 40 years, Larry Hall, her daughter Kristine Hall of Cranbrook, her son Ryan Hall (Sherry) of Salmon Arm, her granddaughters Cory – Lynn and Shayna, her mother Dorothy Child of Chilliwack, her sister Carol O’Connor of Chilliwack, her brother Barry Child (Linda) of Surrey and so many nieces, nephews and friends. She was pre deceased by her father (Bill), who passed on December 26, 2012.

Marilyn was born in Vancouver, B.C. on January 23, 1953 and was the youngest of 3 children born to Bill and Dorothy Child. The family eventually settled in Maple Ridge, B.C. where Marilyn finished her schooling and graduated from Maple Ridge High School.

She married Larry Hall on June 30, 1973 and their careers with RBC, took them all over the Province of B.C. Their combined years of service with RBC, numbered 68 years and involved transfers to Coquitlam, Victoria, Fort St. John, Dawson Creek, Westbank, Salmon Arm and Cranbrook. Retirement came on September 30, 2008 and with it, a return to the Shuswap, resettling in Blind Bay.

Following retirement, Marilyn became an avid quilter, she so loved spending time with her quilting friends and visiting with family/friends. Winters were spent in Palm Springs.

Marilyn lived a full and active life; working, being a truly wonderful wife and mother, travelling, visiting, golfing occasionally, gardening and quilting. She will be forever remembered as a friend to whomever she met. Rest in peace Marilyn, in the safety of Gods hands.

A celebration of Marilyn’s life will be held in the spring, date and time to be announced.

We especially wish to thank the nursing staff at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, for their superb care of Marilyn. For those that may wish to make a donation in Marilyn’s memory, please donate to the Shuswap Hospital Foundation at PO Box 265, Salmon Arm, B.C. V1E 4N3. Telephone #(250) 803-4565.

We also express our deep appreciation to Fischer’s Funeral Services and Crematorium, for their outstanding service and compassion to our family in this sad time.

Goldade, Balzar

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAApril 17, 1932 – March 23, 2014
At the age of 81 years

Carmichael, Chester John Alexander

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAFebruary 1, 1921 – March 20, 2014
at the age of 93 years

King, Ronald Albert “Ron”

KING, RON wJune 29, 1952 – March 19, 2014
at the age of 61 years

Ron passed away suddenly at home March 19, 2014 at the age of 61 years, due to an existing heart condition.

He was an incredible, loving husband to Nicole and a wonderful father to Pat (Luanne) King and their three children of Logan Lake, BC and James King of Abbotsford, BC.  He will also be remembered as a most annoying younger brother to his sister Jacqueline (Bob) Beagle of Mossleigh, AB and brother Michael King, of Lethbridge, AB.

Words cannot express the sorrow his entire family is going through.  He leaves many friends from all walks of life.

He will be loved and missed eternally.

Cherish the Love, Cherish the Life.

Pendlebury, Dawn Eileen

PENDLEBURY wOct. 24, 1950 – Mar. 21, 2014
At the age of 63 years

Dawn Eileen Tanner Pendlebury, 63, passed away on March 21, 2014, in Salmon Arm. She is remembered by her children Dawn Marie, Charity (Rogue), Rebecca (Erik), Joshua, and David; her sisters Judy (Howard), Nina, Lizette (Tim), Rayda, and Marion; her seven grandchildren, and numerous extended family and friends.

Dawn worked for several years for School District 83, as well as volunteering with local Scouting programs.

Her family would like to express their gratitude to the staff at Mt. Ida Mews care home for the excellent care and attention they provided Dawn over the past year and a half.

McLeod, George “Wayne”

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAApril 7, 1925 – March 8, 2014
at the age of 88 years

With sadness, we announce the sudden passing of Wayne McLeod on March 8, 2014 at his home on Mabel Lake. Wayne was born in Altario, Alberta and moved with his family to Vernon in 1937. In the 1940’s he moved to Enderby and in 1969 out to Mabel Lake where he became a well-known, active and respected member of the community.
Wayne was a veteran of WWII. He had a number of jobs before going into the family business with his father in the early 50’s. Enderby residents will know and remember him for his work as Mayor of the City, his many years of service to the Enderby Seniors Centre, the Enderby Credit Union as a Board Member, Notary Public and Insurance Agent owner until his retirement in 1987. His passions were photography, his Apple computers and travel to Cuba.
He is lovingly remembered by his niece and nephews and extended families. His familiar presence will be missed by his friends, neighbours and visitors to Mabel Lake and Kingfisher. At Wayne’s request, no funeral or memorial
service will be held. Interment will be in the family plot in the Enderby Cemetery. Memorial donations in Wayne’s name may be made to your favorite charity.