Obituaries

Jonathan (Joe) D PYKE

October 24, 2016

Joe loved his children Joanna and Harry, and his granddaughter, Bridget, deeply. One of his many claims was not to be perfect. Joe is survived and will be missed by his children and grandchild, and his cherished Kate Flanagan who was his love and anc...

Basil Ivor De Vries

October 14, 2016

Basil Ivor de Vries, born in Cape Town, South Africa, on Saturday Oct 16, 1926, departed on Friday Oct 14, 2016, from Sooke, Canada, to celebrate his 90th birthday with his eternal family. Basil lived his life as a passionate activist, a talented mu...

Michael C W Piddington

September 8, 2016

Michael is finally at peace. Predeceased by his loving wife Patricia in 1997, he is remembered by his children Peter, Geoff(Wendy), Emily(Garry) and Sandi(Byron)  as well as his grandchildren Christopher , James, Stacy and by his great granddaughte...

Harold (Hal) Stephen Cartwright

August 22, 2016

Welcome everyone. We are going to take you on a short stroll down memory lane in the life of Pal Hal. We will not go into the past history of where he was born etc.,etc.. This will be some highlights of Hals life. Hal has four fabulous child...

Dr. Brian K. Nord

August 12, 2016

Brian was a loving, gentle, caring man with an incredibly generous spirit who held his family and friends close in his heart. We are blessed to have had him in our lives and will miss his wonderful sense of humour. We are forever grateful for fami...

Virginia Mary Jones

August 4, 2016

Predeceased by son Leonard Jr, daughter Elouise, Teh is survived and will be dearly missed by children Loretta, Lil, Leon, Vicki, Carmen, Duane, Sabrina, Sid, Pam, Alex Sr & Jr, Rita, numerous grandchildren & great grandchildren, nieces, neph...

Vernon James (Jim) Woolley

August 3, 2016

A husband, a parent, a grandparent and an honoured veteran, Jim was proud of his family and his 36 year career in the Canadian Army retiring as a Sergeant-Major (MWO) having served two distinguished regiments, The Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada and t...

Owen Philip Redfern

July 21, 2016

Owen passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family. He will be deeply missed by his wife Judy, children Nancy, Wendy & Geoff, grandchildren Christopher, Daneka, Nicholas & Kathleen. In honour of Owen, we will be hosting a celebra...

Philip Young McMillan

July 10, 2016

Philip Young McMillan was born on August 20, 1936 in Victoria, BC to Donald and Jean McMillan also of Victoria, BC. Phil as he was known, is survived by his wife of 50 years Beverly  McMillan ( nee: Barr ), daughter Christina  ( Mike ), son David, ...

Francina HOOGENDOORN

June 16, 2016

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of Francina Hoogendoorn on June 15, 2016.  Fran was predeceased by her husband John and is survived by her daughter Astrid (Keith) Eliasson, grandsons Adam and Michael.  She was a loving wife, wonderful mom...

Craig Anthony Russell HENRY

June 6, 2016

He is survived by his father Tony Smith; mother Hazel Henry; sister Deanna Henry; along with many family & friends. Forever joking around, Craig leaves many wonderful memories of his loving nature. Both prayer services 7pm: Thur Jun 09 & f...

Oscar Trachsel

June 4, 2016

Oscar passed away at the age of 91 at The Victoria Hospice having fought kidney failure determinedly for the past 20 months. Predeceased by his wife Pamela on April 14, 2010 at the age of 83 from complications after a fall, Oscar and Pam are at lon...