THEODORUS (TED) KROES passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 29th at the age of 88. His life is Celebrated by his children Paul (Linda), Henry, and John; grandchildren Leslie, Laurie, Joshua, and Yolanda; great-grandchildren Owen and Evan. Ted was predeceased by his loving wife Marie in December, 1980. Ted will be fondly remembered by his friends and family for his amazing stories, wisdom and his green thumb! A special thank you to all the staff at the Vernon Jubilee Hospital who made Teds last few weeks as comfortable as possible. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at his residence, Thursday, June 3rd, 2pm-6pm. Arrangements in the care of PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME 250-542-4333.