Samuel (Sam) Prystupa

While surrounded by his family, Sam went Home to be with his Lord on February 8th, 2013. He is survived by his wife Margaret; three children, Barbara, Dan and Jeff (Shauna); thirteen grandchildren; fifteen great-grandchildren; two brothers, Steve (Rita) and Bill (Joan); two sisters, Lena and Sonya (Ben); and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers; and two sisters.

Sam was born on April 22nd, 1934 in Rycroft, Alberta. He did farming and carpentry and later logged in Kispiox and then in Lumby. Here he met and married the love of his life, Margaret. Sam loved to go fishing, hunting and camping with family and friends as well as spending many happy hours in his woodworking shop. His final residence was in the Orchard Valley Retirement Home.

Cremation preceded a Memorial Service which will be held at Lavington Fellowship Baptist Church, 9681 School Road, on Saturday, February 16th, 2013 at 1:30 P.M. with Pastor David Bunn officiating.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the B.C. Heart & Stroke Foundation, the Kidney Foundation or the Red Cross.

Funeral arrangements have been made with


5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5


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