Andrew James Shillington

At age 32 years, Andrew passed away suddenly at Armstrong on July 4. Andrew will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by father Allan of Armstrong; siblings Allan (Laurie) Shillington, Cris (Nicky) Herault of Armstrong, Dan Shillington of Vernon, Sandra (Mark) Ibbetson of Armstrong and Janice (Scott) Morrier of Armstrong. Nieces and nephews: Keihin, Arielle, Mia, Hannah, Mathew, Jayden, Griffin, Addie, Kiara, Levi, Logan, Tawny and Brandon; and many close friends. Andy was predeceased by his mom, Della, when he was young. He is with her now and forever.

Andy had many passions in his life. He loved music, surfing, snowboarding and skateboarding. Andy had many amazing talents. He was an incredible tattoo artist and his artwork will be forever etched on many.

There will be a private gathering for family and close friends to celebrate Andy on July 12, 2009, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., at the home of his sister Sandra at 2991 Heal Court, Armstrong.

Condolences may be emailed to pafsarmstrong@telus.net. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in trust at Valley First Credit Union, Armstrong, for a future project to honour Andy. Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong, 250 546-7237.