It is with great sadness that the family of Alexander Yuchym announces his passing on May 15th, 2017 at Vernon Jubilee Hospital with family by his side at the age of 93. He was predeceased by his loving wife Donalda, his son David, daughter Karen Wheeler, 3 brothers Paul, Frank and Peter. He is survived by his sister Mary, son Les, 5 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Alex was born in Mundare, Alberta then moved with his family to Vancouver, B.C. He did his education there then joined the navy serving in World War II. He met the love of his life, Donalda, and were married in 1948. They had 3 children and moved to Sicamous in 1958. He had many occupations in the Shuswap. The last 4 years he resided in Vernon.
There will be a family graveside service at Solsqua Cemetery on May 31st at 2:00pm with a Celebration of Life to follow on July 8th in Vernon.
In lieu of flowers those who wish to make a contribution in memory of Alex can do so to the charity of their choice.
Online condolences may be sent to Alexanders family through his obituary, www.bowersfuneralservice.com
Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium.