John Tees


John Tees passed away peacefully in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Saturday, September 23rd, 2006 after a long struggle with COPD. He was predeceased by his parents John in 1963 and Jessie in 2003. He leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife Clara of thirty six years, his two children, one son J.L. (Alma) of Vernon, one daughter Lisa (Mike Dustin) Tees of Victoria, granddaughter, Coral Lee of Vernon, his aunt Irene Tees of Victoria, brothers and sisters–in-law, Don (Eleanor) Auchstaetter of Wadena, SK, Eileen (Tom) Johnson of Ottawa, ON, Lavina (Ken) Fetter of Watson, SK, Linda (Peter) Christensen of Ladner, BC, Joan (Glenn) Baerwaldt of Watson, SK. John is further survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. John was born and raised in Winnipeg, MB, he loved his career as a salesman for Burns Foods and Centennial Packers. He was a late member of the Associated Canadian Travelers and the BC Lung Association. John enjoyed bowling, loved golfing and was very

appreciative of the fellowship of A.A. A celebration of John’s life will be held on Wednesday, September 27th, 2006 at 2:00 PM from the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Pastor Sean Wong officiating. Cremation. A reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room. Those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of John may do so to the Vernon Alcohol and Drug Treatment Centre or to the BC Lung Association. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the


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