RICHARD JOHN HAMMETT of Vernon passed away suddenly on January 31, 2003. He is survived by his wife Laura, daughter Susan (Kevin) Schabler of Kenora, ON, three grandchildren, Tahsha, Kevin Jr. and Sterling and other family members both in British Columbia and England. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday February 6, 2003 at 1:30 p.m. from the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home. Cremation to follow. Flowers gratefully accepted in honour of Richards’s love of flowers and gardening. Arrangements have been entrusted to PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, 250-542-4333.