Kenneth Ernest Trabant

Kenneth Ernest Trabant

The family of Kenneth (Ken) Ernest Trabant sadly announces his passing at the age of 74 on Monday November 23, 2015 at 10:11 am at Shuswap Lake General Hospital.

He is survived by his loving wife Cynthia, his 3 children Randy (Erna) Trabant, Lisa Hrycaiko (son Sean) and Vicki (Chris) Welyk (children Austen and Kenidy). He is also survived by his Mother Rose Trabant (96) and his 4 siblings Iris Tress, Alan Trabant, Margaret Arlt, Betty Ediger and their families. He was predeceased by his father Fred Trabant, his wife of 44 years Sharon and his son-in-law Tim Hrycaiko. Ken was well known in the lumber industry from which he retired in 2008 from Lakeside Timber, but continued to work in the industry part time from home.  After retirement he enjoyed his special relationship with Cynthia and also golfing, curling, spending time with his friends at the Legion and family events.

The family will be hosting a Celebration of Life from 10 am-12 pm on Sunday Nov 29 at the Salmon Arm Legion. All are welcome.

Arrangements entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium (250) 833-1129. Email condolences and share memories of Ken through his obituary at

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