Graham Christopher Lawson died at his home on Grove Road, Enderby, BC on the evening of Tuesday, July 1, 2008 at the age of 48 years.
A celebration of life service was held from Lakeside Community Church, Salmon Arm, on Monday morning, July 7th at 10:00 a.m. with Pastor Randy MacDonald officiating. Tributes were shared by family and friends.
Cremation with a private family interment followed in Mt. Ida Cemetery. A reception followed at his brother’s home, allowing the friends to continue sharing memories with one another.
Born in Blackburn, England on July 5, 1959, Graham was raised in Prince George. He later moved to Sidney, BC and nine years ago, came to the Shuswap. His life’s work was with automobiles, being employed as an auto body repair technician.
Graham is survived by his loving family, wife, Barbara; 3 children, Christopher (Lindsay), Krystal (James) Feniak and Breanna; grandson, Brayton; mother and father, Bernie and Shirley of Grindrod; sister, Terry of Enderby; brothers, Shaun (Carolyn) of Qualicum Beach and Anthony (Lisa) of Salmon Arm; and 19 nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Canadian Mental Health Association, for Suicide Prevention, PO Box 3275, Salmon Arm, BC, VIE 4S1.
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Funeral arrangements were in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.