We regret to announce the passing of Albert Ivan Shmyr at Vernon Jubilee Hospital on December 12, 2010. Albert was born on May 1, 1938 at Creston, BC. He is survived by his son Neil Edward Shmyr James and his sister Gloria Block along with numerous nephews and nieces. Albert was predeceased by his parents, brother Merle and sister Katherine.
Albert graduated from VHS in Vernon. He was employed by BC Telephone for a number of years in the Valley and at the Coast. His ambitions led him into real estate and other entrepreneur ventures.
He will always be remembered for generously giving time and talents to help friends and relatives.
No service by request. Friends wishing to do so may make donations to the BC Heart and Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.