MR. WARREN AUGUST LARSON, aged 92 years, passed away peacefully in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Monday, October 25th, 2004. He was predeceased by his first wife, Irene in 1989 and his second wife, Ruth in 2000. He is survived by his son, Warren and his daughters, Sharon, Autumn (Phil) and Debra (Ric), his grandchildren, Shari, Lisa, Mark, Scott, Tannis, Keri, Vanessa and Sean and his great-granddaughter, Zöe. Cremation preceded the Funeral Service which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Friday, October 29th, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. with Reverend Allan Dawe officiating. A Reception will follow in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Warren to the Vernon & District Hospice Society, 3506-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S4. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (1-250-542-1187).
The embers of the day are red
Beyond the murky hill.
The kitchen smokes; the bed
In the darkling house is spread:
The great sky darkens overhead,
And the great woods are shrill.
So far I have been lead,
Lord, by Thy will:
So far I have followed, Lord, and wondered still.
The breeze from the embalmed land
Blows sudden towards the shore,
And claps my cottage door.
I hear the signal, Lord – I understand.
The night at Thy command
Comes. I will eat and sleep and will not