Russell George Siemens

With deep sadness we announce the passing of Russell George Siemens on October 27, 2014 at the age of 62, after a valiant fight with cancer. Russell will be lovingly missed by his daughters Erin (Chris) Russell and Carly (Erik) Schultz, grandchildren Arwynn, Taylor, James, Nathanael and one soon to be born, his seester Sharon (Jim) Keenan and brudder George (Donna) Siemens, nieces and nephews, and best friend Eva Wong. After growing up on the coast, Russell spent 28 years in Vernon proudly raising his family and working as a mechanic at Nissan. For the past 11 years he lived his dream lifestyle as the owner of Sky Blue Waters Resort in Tappen, BC. There will be a public Celebration of Life at Sunnybrae Hall in Tappen on Saturday November 1, from 1:00-3:00pm. If you have any photos or stories to share there will be a memorial book. Condolences may be left at

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