RUSSELL ALANSON COMFORT, born March 11, 1926 in Creston, BC, passed away peacefully at home in Sorrento on January 6, 2003 surrounded by his family. He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years; Renee, daughters; Marion Hollingsworth (Gregg McAllister) and Donna (Bob) Hunter, grandchildren; Roberta (Jeff) Klett, Derek and Chad Hunter, great grandchildren; Paige and Lindsay Klett, brother; Roy (Yvonne) Pridham, 3 nephews and 4 nieces. Russ was predeceased by his daughter Jean (1958) and sisters, Jean (1963) & Irene (2002). Russ & Renee were married and resided in Creston before moving to Armstrong in 1959. Farming filled his life until retiring in Sorrento in 1992. Russ will always be remembered for his wit and love of the outdoors. Following cremation, a Celebration of Life Service is planned in remembrance of Russ for the spring of 2003. “Meet you in the Mountains Dad.” In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his honour to the BC Lung Association, Attn.: Memorials Department, PO Box 34009, Station D, Vancouver, BC, V6J 9Z9. Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services, 1st Ave SW at TCH, Salmon Arm, 833-1129.

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