MR. CHARLES BARTON DOAK, died on January 28, 2005 in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital at 85 years of age. Charles was predeceased by his wife Muriel in 1983. He is survived by: his son William; two grandsons, Christopher and Sean and one great grandchild, Braeden. Charles was born in Gilbert Plains, Manitoba. He moved to British Columbia in the early 50’s. He lived in New Westminster, Castlegar and Cranbrook before he moved to Lamont, Alberta. He spent his final years in Vernon, British Columbia. He served overseas in WWII and was a member of the Legion. He loved the outdoors and nature. He was a great host. Among his other excellent qualities were his integrity and his unselfishness. During his later years he devoted his time to his son. A commemoration will be held at a later date. Arrangements are in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Service 250-558-0866.