Brian passed away November 28, 2009 at the North Okanagan Hospice House. He is survived by his wife Lynda, son Jason (Maggie) and daughter, Dawn (Barry) and three grandchildren: Kescia, Brenlan and Calla. He leaves his brother’s Ken and Doug and sister’s Eileen and Mary Louise from Ontario. He was preceded by his parents Gerry and Louise of Oshawa Ontario. Brian was born August 17, 1948 in Oshawa, Ontario. In 1975 he moved west to Alberta with his wife, son and soon to be daughter. They settled in the Edmonton area (Devon) where he worked for C.P. Rail ending his train engineering career in Medicine Hat after 30 years of service. He retired to the Okanagan Valley to be closer to his family. The family requests in lieu of flowers a donation can be made to the North Okanagan Hospice House, Vernon, BC (www.nohs.ca 250-503-1800) or to a charity of your choice.
An open house celebration of Brian’s life will be held at his loving home in Vernon, BC, December 6, 2009 from 1pm-4pm.
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Funeral arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm, BC