May 22, 1932 – June 5, 2010

We regret to announce the passing of Ron in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on June 5, 2010 at the age of 78 years.

Ron is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Gwen; sons Raymond (Joyce) and Robert (Stephane); granddaughters Rya and Erica. He was predeceased by a son Keith in 1998.

Ron served in the Royal Canadian Navy for 25 years (2 years in Korea). He spent 13 years as dispatcher for the RCMP (9 years in Victoria and 4 years in Vernon) and 5 years as commissionaire at the glass plant. He was also a 53 year member of the Royal Canadian Legion.

Cremation. There will no service at his request. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Ron may be made to a charity of your choice.

Arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155. Condolences may be offered at

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