DOUGLAS “GRANT” McJANNET

Passed away peacefully May 24, 2003 at Hospice House, Vernon at age 59 yrs. Grant McJannet was born in Melita, Manitoba and raised in Winnipeg. He started his working career at 10 years old in the Market Gardens in St. Germaine where he earned .25 per hour. That led him to taking Chartered Accountancy right after graduating high school. He was soon hired by the Federal Government and retired in 1994. He then moved to Vernon from Edmonton with his wife Margaret and daughter Melanie “Annie” and started working as a Mortgage Broker but soon went back to his real love – auditing – with the Provincial Government in Kelowna where he stayed until his illness. Dearly beloved husband of Mysie “Margaret” of Vernon. Also dearly missed by daughter, Melanie “Annie” McJannet at home. Very much beloved father to daughters, Susan (Bart) Klein, Wetaskiwin, Alta., Leanne McJannet, Edmonton and also remembered by their Mother, Leslie Klone, Wetaskiwin and stepmother Catherine McDonald, Victoria. Stepdaughters, Sarah Stern, Vernon, Mary Stern, Tokyo. Stepsons, Perren Stern, Tokyo, David “Amos” Stern, Edmonton. Grandsons, Zachary & Luke Klein, Wetaskiwin, granddaughters Olivia and Eliyana Stern, Vernon. Brothers, Orval (Blanche) McJannet, Edmonton, Neil (Joan) McJannet, Kelowna. Mother-in-law, Mrs. J. Watson, Regina. Nieces, Lori (Scott) Hanna, Edmonton, Jodie (Dave) Rogers, Tokyo. Jocelyn (Michael) Fornwald, Kamloops, B.C. Nephews, Duane (Lorena) McJannet, Edmonton, Craig (Carolyn) McJannet, Calgary, Ian (Holly) McJannet, Edmonton, Ronald (Linda) McJannet, Burlington, Ont., Matthew McJannet, Kelowna. Grand Nieces and Nephews, Jordan & Ally McJannet, Burlington, Ont., Julia and Tyler McJannet, Marie & Heather Hanna of Edmonton and other extended family. Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be held at the Chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home on Sunday, June 1, at 11 A.M. Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice House, 3506-27 Ave. Vernon, B.C. V1T 4W9 in memory of Grant McJannet. Pleasant Valley Funeral Home in care of arrangements. 542-4333.