Obituaries

Jacqueline Jeanne RUSH

December 31, 2015

  It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Jacqueline Jeanne RUSH on December 31, 2015 in Hospice at the Royal Jubilee Hospital.  She is survived by her husband Mark, daughter Tanika and step-son Steven.  She is also survived...

Timo Henrik Markkanen

December 29, 2015

Markkanen, Timo Henrik, (Kylmaniemi) born 1951-04-09 in Helsinki Finland. Timo passed away Dec.29th,2015 at RJH with friends at his side. Survived by half bother Teuvo Kylmaniemi and half sister Vappu Koivuniemi in Finland. Timo had many friends in ...

Brian Malcolm London

December 27, 2015

Charismatic and inspiring. Born March 24, 1936 in Leeds, England. Brian died on December 27, 2015 in Victoria, BC, with family by his side. Survived by his son John (Wendy), daughter Jane, and grandchildren Julie and Miles. Predeceased by his beloved...

Reid Michael KYFIUK

December 22, 2015

Reid Michael KYFIUK was born on August 7th, 2000 in Powell River, BC and passed away on December 22, 2015 while snowboarding with his family at Mt. Washington on Vancouver Island. Reid lit up the room with his zest for life.  He always tried to m...

Betty Jane Reimer

December 2, 2015

Betty Jane REIMER Betty died peacefully, 02 December 2015 at  Mt. Tolmie Hospital with her daughter, Sharon Broadwood, at her side.  She was born 26 December 1927 in Drumheller, Alberta.  She is missed by her daughter, Sharon Broadwood (Bru...

Rev. Grahame Brinkworth-Baker

December 1, 2015

Born in Bristol, England, on October 9, 1926, Grahame died peacefully in hospital in Victoria, BC, on December 1, 2015 surrounded by loved ones. Left to lovingly remember him are his adoring wife of 50 years, Heather; his devoted children of whom he ...

Douglas Roy Barker

November 23, 2015

Douglas Roy Barker was born in Victoria on March 29, 1927 and died November 23, 2015. He was predeceased by his wife of 56 years, Flora Loretta Marrison. Roy is survived by their children: Fern (Mark) Perkins, Paul Barker, Alix (Mark) Schaefer and gr...

Rachele Irene Pasta

November 12, 2015

Lovingly remembered by her husband Sam, three children, Marlon, Sharleen (Nick) and Dennis (Monica), three grandchildren, Amelia, Jude and Luca, sisters, Lina and Maria, and many cousins, friends and relatives. Rachele passed away peacefully by her h...

Edward ZIGAY

October 18, 2015

Ed lived in Sooke for over 60 years and is survived by his wife Dawna of 60 years; daughter Martha (Galen); sons Bill (Doreen), Bob (Cindy), Jim (Paula); 7 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; and brother Joe.  He spent most of his working life in ...

Rev. Dr. Russel (Rusty) Brown

October 17, 2015

The Rev Dr. J Russell (Rusty) Brown passed quietly 17 Oct 2015. Ruth, sister Lois, Cathy, Susan, Colleen, Barbara, Michael and community will celebrate his life 3:00pm Sunday Nov 1st, 2015 at St Mary's Anglican Church, Saanichton, BC. Gifts to PWRDF....

Margaret J Smith

October 8, 2015

It is with shock and sorrow that we announce the passing of Margaret on October 8th 2015, while visiting family in England. She leaves to mourn her loss, her sisters Eileen and Celia (Don) in Chesterfield, England, her chosen Canadian family, Judith(...

Marie Beatrice Hanson

September 30, 2015

HANSON, Marie Beatrice Born March 20th, 1939, in Brock Sask., passed away peacefully on September 30th, 2015. She was predeceased by her husband Leonard. Marie was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. S...