Vernon Sprake, formerly of Vernon, BC, passed away peacefully at the age of 88 years in Fort Saskatchewan, AB. Left to cherish his memory are his loving wife of 61 years Eleanor, three sons and one daughter. Ken (Vick), Doug (Marnie), Rob (Annette), Janice (Eric); nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; as well as numerous other relatives and friends. His family is grateful to the nurses and staff of Rivercrest Care Centre for the care shown to Vern during his final years. Cremation has taken place and a Memorial Service was held on November 27th at the First Church, Fort Saskatchewan.