We regret to announce the death at Vernon Jubilee Hospital on October 25, 2010, of Benjamin William Harasymchuk, at the age of 79 years.
Ben was born in Saskatchewan, but moved to the Okanagan as a young child. He was raised and educated in Armstrong and was employed at the sawmill for many years. With a close group of friends, Ben formed the Sun Valley Ramblers band, and was active with them “forever”.
He will be sadly missed by his children: Darren (Ruby), Brenda (Dwain), Debbie (Robbie), Paulette (Robert) and Penny. He is also survived by 9 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren as well as brother Nick (Hilda) and many extended family members. There will be no public service held, at Ben’s request. Cremation arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155.