MR. CARL PETER MAGNUS BJARNASON, a long time Okanagan Valley resident, passed away peacefully in his sleep with family by his side, in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Wednesday, June 16th, 2004 at the age of 82 years. He will be lovingly remembered by his companion of many years, Marjorie, his five children; Bob (Ann) of Kelowna, B.C., Jo-Ann (Jim) Mayers of Victoria, B.C., Lana (Gary) Annau of Whitehorse, Yukon, Mike (Sandra) of Kelowna, B.C. and Brenda of Victoria, B.C. his children’s mother, Beatrice Bjarnason of Victoria, B.C., his grandchildren; Dean, Shelby, Shayne, Harmony, Devon, Amy, Frank and Tara, his great-grandchildren, step-grandchildren, his sister-in-law; Mae Rattray of Nakusp, B.C., Marjorie’s family; Gary & Donna McCardell (Ryan and Courtney) and Chris McCardell (Sandra), numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends including his special friends, Bev & Alvin. He was predeceased by two brothers and three sisters. Carl was a veteran of WWII. Carl’s sense of humour and great smile will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Cremation preceded the Memorial Service which will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Monday, June 21st, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. with Reverend Tim Le Drew officiating. A Reception will follow in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Carl to the Vernon Jubilee Hospital Endowment Foundation, 2101-32nd Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 9Z9. Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD., 5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5 (1-250-542-1187).

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