May 20, 1936 – April 30, 2015

With great sadness we announce the passing of John Bejcar on April 30th, 2015. John passed away peacefully in Vernon Jubilee Hospital with his wife, Bonnie, by his side.

He was born and raised in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan before moving to B.C. John is survived by his wife Bonnie; son Perry (Sherry); daughter Natalie; two stepdaughters, Brenda (Jeff) and Barb (Kevin); and six grandchildren: Dylan, Sydney, Dustin, Mathew, Alex, and Jaxsun. He is also survived by his sisters: Mary, Nellie, Cassie, Josephine, Caroline, Tenny, and Cheryl; one brother Mike; as well as many nieces and nephews. John was predeceased by his father Joe; his mom Martha; sisters Ann and Phyllis; and one brother Frank.

He was a delivery driver for Dairyland for 25 years. He was a hard worker and loved his job. John also loved fishing and camping. One of his favorite places was Canim Lake where he liked to go every Father’s Day weekend. He enjoyed taking his grandchildren fishing and camping. He also enjoyed spending every winter in Yuma, Arizona with his wife, Bonnie, and the many good friends they met along the way.

In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of John may do so to the McMurtry-Baerg Cancer Centre, 2101 – 32nd Street, Vernon, B. C. V1T 5L2.

The Service of Remembrance for John will be held at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home on Thursday, May 7th, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Reception to follow.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, Phone: 250 542 4333. Condolences may be offered at

Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.