Hugh Elton Kinnison of Sicamous, BC was born on September 8, 1933 in Maloy Alberta. He passed away peacefully on the morning of November 18, 2015 at the age of 82 years. Hugh enjoyed operating heavy equipment and made his career by logging and building logging roads throughout the North Okanagan.
Hugh is survived by his wife of 52 years Marie, his children; daughter, Sherri (Brent) Dougherty of Innisfail, AB, son, Grady of Okotoks, AB, Misty of Penhold AB, grandchildren; Tauni Dougherty (Tyler Symonds), Holly Yager (Dan) and Lindy Dougherty, Katelynn Kinnison, DJ Kinnison, Bradley Kinnison, Great grandchildren; Sadie and Lexie Yager and Benjamin Smith, brother in law Ed and Elaine Lammie, nephews Evan and Elton Lammie brothers; Brian and Terry Burgess and sister Christine Burgess. Predeceased by his mother Lydia Burgess and father Mordecai Kinnison, brothers Harley and David Kinnison.
Hugh loved the outdoors everything from hunting, fishing to feeding the faithful ducks which greeted him daily at his door. Hugh’s (Dad’s) strength, humour and love will be greatly missed.
Respecting Hugh’s wishes there will be no formal service.
Online condolences may be sent through Hugh’s obituary at www.bowersfuneralservice.com