It is with great sorrow and heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our dear brother, brother-in-law, Uncle, Cousin, and friend, Robert Michael Riddell.
Mike was born in Vernon, BC December 12th, 1958 to parents Bob and Gay Riddell. He left us here to mourn his loss at the age of 55.
Mike struggled with life here having had many losses and had great difficulty recovering from them. He was a man who liked people. He trusted and gave his friendship easily. He loved his family fiercely and was loyal to all. He is survived by his two sisters, Peggy McRae (Gord) of Vancouver Island, Nancy Wilson (Brad) of Vernon, nephews Joshua McRae of Vancouver Island, Braden Wilson (Chantel) of Prince Albert and his nieces Gillian Andrews (Eric) of Olds, Janelle Wilson (Bryan) of Vernon, great nephews Thomas, Connor and great niece Shylah, Uncle Jack (Betty) of Creston, Aunt Joyce of Nakusp, Aunt Sybil of Creston, a great many cousins and his daughters of the heart, Mandy Erickson and Shannon Sluggett,
Mike loved to hunt and fish and spend time with friends and family camping and enjoying the outdoors. We will miss him dearly.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, March 1 at 2:30 p.m, from the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. A reception will follow in the Tea Room.
Arrangements are in the care of
Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155.