Dave Stykel passed away suddenly in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on January 22, 2003 at the age of 66 years. Dave is survived by his loving family; wife Elvera (Vera) of 46 years; daughter Sande (Dave) Nardi; grandsons, Shawn and Shay of Vernon; brother Bill (Esther) Stykel of Moose Jaw, Sask. and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by daughter Lorene in 1978. Dave was an avid fisherman and outdoorsman who enjoyed life. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:30 pm on Saturday, February 1, 2003 at St. Johns Lutheran Church with Pastor Roy White officiating. Friends wishing to do so may make donations in memory of Dave to Hospice House or St. Johns Lutheran Church Sound System Fund. Arrangements are in the care of Coates Funeral Service. 558-0866.