Mervin John Deibert
Mervin John Deibert passed away at Vernon Hospice House on Friday, August 22, 2014 at the age of 68, after a 3 year battle with Prostate Cancer.
A celebration of life was held in Revelstoke on Sept. 13. Merv was born in Scott, Sask., May 13, 1946 but had been a long-time resident of Revelstoke for 40+ yrs. where he was employed with Downie Street Sawmills as a log loader/Wagner operator, retiring in 2011 and moving to Vernon in 2012. He is survived by his wife Brenda (Dixon, Camozzi) Deibert, Vernon, step-children Deena (Camozzi) Summerfelt (Jason), Vernon, Brad Camozzi (Rhonda), grandkids, Ciara and Jared, Prince George, sons Rod Deibert, Revelstoke, Ryan Deibert (Nicole), grandson, Landon, Olds, Alta., grandkids Amanda Burk (Ben Cross), Courtney (Burk) Rogers (Curtis) all of Vernon, Justin Burk, Grand Prairie, great-granddaughter Khloe May Burk, and “Best Buddy” Richard Camozzi of Vernon. The family would like to thank Dr. Schuch and staff of Three Lakes Med. Clinic, Drs. Schulz and Humphrey and “all” of the very caring and wonderful staff of Vernon Jubilee Hospital, Vernon Hospice House and Vernon Community Care.