We regret to announce the passing of WALTER GORDON RANSOM of Vernon on February 26, 2006. He was born at Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan on November 18, 1933. He leaves behind his sisters: Anne Altstadt and Vivian Kienlein of Vernon. Linda Ransom and brother Don Ransom as well as many nieces and nephews. Walter was predeceased by his parents, Charlie and Sarah, and by siblings Benny Penner and Frank Penner, twin brother Wally Ransom and sister Lena. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, March 18, at 10:00 A.M., in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. Arrangements are in the care of VERNON FUNERAL HOME. 250-542-0155.