Mr. John Lesowski died peacefully at home on Friday, January 23, 2004 aged 78 years, a long time resident of Cherryville, BC. John was born in Lithuania on Tuesday, September 1, 1925 and came to Cherryville in the early 1940’s and he married Joan Schafer at Vernon, BC., in 1956. The family lived at Williams Lake for 25 years and returned to Cherryville where they resided since. John was employed with B.C. Wild Life and was an avid outdoors man. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and he had been fishing on Friday. He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by his family, wife Joan, Cherryville, 2 daughters, Gail, Kamloops, and Joyce Ravenwood (Dennis), Sanderson, Texas, U.S.A., grandchildren, Cody, Ole, Kelsi and Richard; step grandchildren, Bree, Jeremiah, Lacy and Tobey; 2 brothers, Joe, Cherryville and William Miller, Vernon, BC. He was predeceased by his 2 brothers, Victor and Albert. A Memorial Service will be held at the Cherryville Community Hall on Thursday, January 29, 2004 at 11:00 A.M. Pastor Terry McComb officiating. Cremation. Arrangements are in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services 558-0866.