HERMANN PORTMANN

Portmann, Hermann Hans

February 15, 1942 ~ September 28, 2007

Resident of Qualicum, formerly of Vernon, BC, passed away peacefully on September 28, 2007 in Nanaimo Regional General Hospital. He joins his wife Veronica Caroline (April 16, 1937 ~ July 11, 2003) in eternal peace.

Hermann is survived by his sisters Elisbeth

Roos-Portmann and Annemarie Steiner-Portmann both of Switzerland, daughter Heidi Smithson (Jason) of Lumby, BC, son Robert Portmann of

Edmonton, AB. Also remembering their

grandfather are Kira and Darvin Portmann of Edmonton and Kaitlyn and Cameron Smithson of Lumby.

Hermann will be remembered for his kindness and generosity, a true gentleman.Evening prayers will be held at St. James Church, 2607 27th Street, Vernon, BC, Monday October 15, 2007 between 7:00 and 8:00 pm. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday October 16, 2007 at 11:00 am.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 750 Hillside Avenue, Victoria, BC, V8T 1Z4.

Sands ~ Nanaimo