Barney Emil Emilson

Barney Emil Emilson

EMILSON, Barney Emil passed away at the Hillside Village, Salmon Arm, BC on Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at the age of 90 years.

Barney was born in Akureyri, Iceland on August 29, 1922 and had been a resident of Salmon Arm for the past 20 years.

Barney will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Elizabeth; children, Chris, Kim and Pam Emilson; stepson, Dale Batten; brother, David; two sisters, Runa Peterson and Maria Defoort and numerous family.

A celebration of Barney’s life will be held at Ashern, MB in the spring of 2013.

Contributions in memory of Barney may be made to Hillside Village, 2891 – 15 Avenue NE, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 2B6.

Online condolences can be sent through Barney’s obituary at

Funeral arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Service, Salmon Arm.

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