was born on June 6th, 1930 in Montreal, Quebec and passed away on March 27th, 2012 in Vernon, B.C. at the age of 81 years. John will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Mary, to whom he was married for 56 years, his sons; Tom (Jeannie Duncan) Lovas of Vernon, B.C. and Chris (Sheila) Lovas of Francois Lake, B.C., his daughter; Carolyn (Stewart Brown) Lovas of Williamstown, Ontario, his grandchildren; Hailey, Nicola, Nelson and Shelby Lovas and Emily Brown, his half-sister; Helen (Mark) Kwiatkowski of Montreal, Quebec as well as numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. John was preceded in death by his parents; John and Anna Lovas, his sister; Betty and his brother; Leslie.
Cremation preceded the Funeral Mass which will be held at St. James Catholic Church on Monday, April 2nd, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. with Reverend Father Dale Normandeau Celebrant.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of John to the Kidney Foundation Of Canada #200-4940 Canada Way, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 4K6.
Funeral arrangements have been made with
BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD.,
5605 27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5