We regret to announce the passing of Arthur
Marcel Buan, after a valiant fi ght with cancer, on
Monday, June 9, 2008 at Hospice House, Vernon.
Art was born June 21, 1936 at Loon Lake, Sk.
He has been a resident of Falkland for the past
forty-three years. Art was predeceased by his
parents, three brothers Ed, Paul and Danail and
son Raymond. He will be lovingly remembered by
his wife of forty-six years, Vivian of Falkland; three
sons Bert (Julia) of Edmonton, Dave (Tracy) of
Fernie and Darcy (Diane) of Falkland; fi ve grandchildren,
Lance, Tyler, Kirstie, Chelsey and Ryan;
two sisters Alice Vera and Laurette Gregoire; three
sisters-in-law Helene, Anita and Ann; many nieces,
nephews and friends. A Funeral Mass will be
celebrated 11:30 a.m., Saturday, June 14, 2008, at
Falkland Community Church. Father Martin Peyton
celebrant. Cremation to follow. Memorial
donations may be made to North Okanagan
Hospice Society, 3506-27th Ave., Vernon, V1T 1S4.
Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative
Funeral Services, Armstrong, 546-7237.
Arthur Marcel Buan