It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Peitz on March 27th, 2016 at the well lived age of 94. John was predeceased by his first wife Muriel, son Dan, grandson Duncan, 5 brothers and 3 sisters. John is survived by his loving wife of 30 years, Helene Teledecke, her 4 children, their spouses, John’s son John Robert Peitz, 5 grandchildren their spouses and 9 great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews. John was a lifetime member of the Lions Club, a member of the Legion, a WW2 veteran and curling was his game. John was loved by all who knew him, a kind and gentle man. John spent the last 6 months of his life in VJH. We would Like to thank all the staff on 3 North for making his last days as comfortable as possible. Arrangements have been entrusted to Pleasant Valley Funeral Home.
Donations may be made to the Vernon Lion’s Club, Box 430, Vernon, BC V1T 6M3. Condolences may be sent to Helene Teledecke Peitz @ 7, 6902 Okanagan Landing Rd, Vernon, BC V1H 1X4.