June 16, 1961 – December 26, 2002
After a courageous battle with cancer, Michael passed away peacefully at the Vernon Hospice House surrounded by his family. He is survived by his daughter Madison, his loving parents Paul and Anna Lise, brothers Allan (Paula), Mark (Kelly), Steven, sister Connie (Andrew), nieces Carmen and Isabella, and nephew Evan. He will be sadly missed by his friends and extended family. At Michael’s request, a private funeral service was held. In liew of flowers, donations to Vernon Hospice House would be appreciated. Vernon Hospice House, c/o Vernon and District Hospice Society, 3506 – 27th Ave., Vernon, BC, V1T 1S4. The Winthers would like to express their deepest gratitude to the staff and volunteers at the Vernon Hospice House for their care and compassion.