We regret to announce the passing of Roy Francis Muchowski at his residence on Sunday, December 7, 2003 at the age of 70 years. Early in Roy’s career he worked at Stedmans 5 & 1.00 store. His business skills were recognized, accepting a promotion to store manager in Souris, MB. A few years later Roy returned to British Columbia, pursuing interest with Palm Dairy’s and Coca-Cola in Prince George. Then moving to the Lower Mainland in 1975. While in Abbotsford, Roy started his own business in the oil furnace repair field. Roy retired to the Lumby area in 1993 and more recently resided in Armstrong. Roy is survived by his family: children, Brenda (Charlie), Cindy, Rick (Laurie) and grandson Jason; sisters, Alice Desnoyer, Gladys Desnoyer, Phyllis Smith, Marlene Sanesh and Joan Sunddy; brothers, Gordon, Richard, Wayne and numeorus shirt tail relatives. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday December 12, 2003 at the Eagles Hall, Vernon, B.C. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Roy’s memory to the Canadian Diabetes Association, Box 1301, Vernon, B.C. V1T 6N6. Arrangements are in the care of Coates Personal Alternative Funeral Service. 558-0866.