William Wallace (Wally) McKnight passed away on Monday, February 10, 2003 in Vernon Jubilee Hospital at 76 years of age. He will be lovingly missed by wife Helen of 53 years of marriage; daughter, Laurie (Nigel) of New Westminster; Son, Scott (Linda) and granddaughter Ashlee of Vernon; sister-in-law Marty McKnight of New Westminster. He was predeceased by: his parents, 3 brothers, Jim, Alec, Frank; sister Mary and several nieces and nephews. Wally was born and raised in New Westminster, B.C. Wally worked for A/M Canada for 35 years in Vancouver. He was a well know business man in B.C. Wally and family moved to Vernon in 1975 and enjoyed life. He was always a very witty person. A private family Memorial Service will be held. Friends wishing to do so may make donations in memory of Wally to the Heart & Stroke Fund 203, 3402 – 27 Ave. Vernon, BC V1T 1S1. Arrangements are in the care of COATES FUNERAL SERVICE. 558-0866.