Douglas Earl Waneck
Douglas Earl Waneck passed away suddenly of natural causes on Aug. 15, 2014 in Slocan. Born in Moose Jaw Saskatchewan Nov. 19, 1946, Doug graduated from high school in Vernon, became a journeyman carpenter and settled in the Slocan area. His Kootenay home gave him the perfect environment for his many passions including diving, fishing, hiking, art, wood sculpture and motorcycle touring. Doug’s insightful, direct yet whimsical humour lit up the room. He is survived by his daughter Jessica Hamel, grandson Brayden of Kelowna, brother Glen and family in Armstrong, and best friend Les Yerex of Slocan.