Maurice Muik, aged 71 years, passed away at Vernon on Friday, April 3, 2009. Predeceased by his parents and one brother Howard, Maurice is survived by his son Rick (Ramona) Muik of Armstrong; grandchildren Miranda, Megan, Evan, Karlina and Austin; sister Joyce of Saskatoon; extended family and friends. Maurice was born in Alberta. He had lived in Armstrong then moved to Saskatoon for many years before returning to Armstrong in August, 2008. An auto body painter by trade, Maurice enjoyed his work, loved music, played the guitar and was a member of the Okanagan Pony Club. A private remembrance will be held. The family would like to thank the staff of Hospice House for their kind care of Maurice. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the North Okanagan Hospice Society, 3506 – 27 Avenue, Vernon, BC, V1T 1S4. Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong, 250 546-7237.