After a wonderful life filled with golfing, skiing, travel, great jazz and great friends, Garnet Jack Stewart passed away at Hospice House in Vernon on July 7, 2009 at the age of 82 years.
He is survived by his loving family: his wife, Ada, of 54 years; one daughter, Dr. Rena (Mervin Durham) Stewart of Trussville, Alabama, two nephews, William and Ronald Christie of Toronto, Ontario, cousins, extended family and many cherished friends. Garnet was predeceased by his parents, twin sister, Lorraine and nephew David Christie.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday, July 13th, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home. A reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room.
In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Garnet may do so to the North Okanagan Hospice House Society, 3506-27th Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S4 or to the BC Cancer Society, #104, 3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, BC, V1T 1S1.