1919 – 2004
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Douglas Henry Taggart. He passed away peacefully in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Friday, September 24th, 2004 at the age of 85 years. Doug will be remembered by his loving wife Ellen of 58 years, his children, Fran (Bob) McKinnon, Charlene Lamming, Linda (Leonard) McCarty, Terry (Joan) Taggart, Carol (Ray) Williment, ten grandchildren, four great grandchildren, one sister Frances Norman and numerous nieces and nephews and extended family members. Doug was predeceased by his father Edward, and mother Elizabeth, sister Muriel, brother Fraser, son-in-law Norman Lamming. Doug was a life member of The Elks Lodge #45 and was an avid curler for many years. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, September 29th, 2004 at 2:00 P.M. from the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. Cremation. A reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room. In lieu of flowers those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Doug may do so to the Canadian Diabetic Association or the Canadian Heart and Stroke Foundation. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home (250-542-4333).