Leon Weleschuk


LEON WELESCHUK, born March 12, 1927, passed away at Vernon Jubilee Hospital November 15th, 2006. He moved from Vancouver to Lumby 48 years ago. He worked in the woods operating a cat. Leon enjoyed gardening, was an avid apiarist and played many musical instruments. Survived and lovingly remembered by his wife, Grace, of 53 years. He will be missed by his daughters: Janice (Grant) Price of Squamish, and their children Robert and David; Lorna Lee (Raymond) Misula of Coldstream and their children Chad and Leslie, Charlene and Carrie; Patricia Gwen Grit of Prince George and her children Phillip and Shawn; Theresa Carol (Glen) Alger of Lumby and their children Phillip and Shawn; Theresa Carol (Glen) Alger of Lumby and their children Rhonda, Bernadette, Chelsea and Curtis; Jacquie (Dale) Ferguson of Edmonton and their daughter, Carlie; Kimberley Werner of Lumby and her daughter Amanda. He is further survived by several great grandchildren. He also leaves his brother, Eugene of Revelstoke and his two sisters Rose of Salmon Arm and Emily of Red Deer, AB, many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Funeral Service will be held Monday, November 20th at the Lumby Community Hall at 1:00PM with interment to follow in the Lumby Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Personal Alternative Funeral Services 250-558-0866

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