Passed away peacefully on November 24th 2008, in Village at Smith Creek Care Home, Westbank, B.C.
Born in Jevnaker, Norway June 30, 1929 to Reidar and Ruth (siblings; Ronald and Cecilia). Married 1949 to beloved wife Inger of 51 years, they came to Canada 1955 and carved out of the wilderness a dream called Panorama Ranch, Fort St. James. Eugen was Woodlands Manager for Stuart Lake Lumber. Past President of many organizations including B.C. Cattlemen’s Assn. Honoured with distinction for his valuable contributions to Omineca Peace, Land and Resource Management Plan. Predeceased by wife Inger and son-in-law Rick Howse (2000). Survived by his dear children Marit (Chuck) Davies, Randi (Ron) Done, Kurt (Joanne) Larsson, and Rosemarie (Lionel) Conant; grandchildren Christine, Michael, Kelsi, Tara, Chad, Ryan and Jason; great-grandchildren Mica and Jorden. Also survived by his loving wife Gina (Georgina) (2004); her daughters Judy and Sharon; grandchildren Evan, Ashley, Chelsea, Landon, Keaton, Warner, and Kyler; great-grandchildren Rayanne and Rylan. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Kelowna General Hospital. Condolences may be sent to www.springfieldfuneralhome.com 250-860-7077.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Village at Smith Creek for their compassionate care.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, Dec. 6th, 2008 at the Anglican Church in Fort St. James, B.C. at 10:00 am.
Reception to follow at the United Church at 12:00 noon.
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