Obituary

Thunderhawk Norman Dunstan Grinde

July 31, 2004 - September 16, 2022It is with very heavy hearts…

  • Sep 16, 2022

 

Harry Smith

March 2, 1930 - September 11, 2022In loving memory ~ Harry was…

  • Sep 11, 2022

 

Claire Wickett took this photo of Queen Elizabeth II outside the Vernon Recreation Centre in March 1983, while sitting atop the shoulders of her dad, Ian Wickett. The Queen and Prince Philip visited Vernon to help the city celebrate its 90th anniversary. (Salmon Arm Observer Collection, archives @ R.J. Haney Heritage Village Museum)

Vernon residents fondly remember lunch with Her Majesty

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip were in town in 1983 to celebrate Vernon’s 90th anniversary

 

Thomas “Tom” Christian Norman Forde

September 8, 2022In loving memory ~ Tom passed away peacefully on September…

  • Sep 8, 2022

Elay Waldimir Huley (Ed)

August 1, 1934 - August 27, 2022In loving memory ~ Ed was…

  • Aug 27, 2022

Edward George Fox (Ted)

August 26, 2022Edward George Fox (Ted), 82, of Tappen, BC, passed away…

  • Aug 26, 2022

Harold Neal Buchanan

August 26, 2022In loving memory ~ Harold passed away in Salmon Arm,…

  • Aug 26, 2022
Olivia Newton John performs during the Viña del Mar International Song Festival at the Quinta Vergara in Viña del Mar, Chile, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Believed to be one of the largest musical events in Latin America, the annual five-day festival was inaugurated in 1960. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

Olivia Newton-John, beloved star of Grease, dead at 73

Newton-John ‘passed away peacefully at her Ranch in Southern California this morning’

Olivia Newton John performs during the Viña del Mar International Song Festival at the Quinta Vergara in Viña del Mar, Chile, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Believed to be one of the largest musical events in Latin America, the annual five-day festival was inaugurated in 1960. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

Audrey Evelyn Szafranski (nee Donohue)

November 6, 1935 - August 5, 2022In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Aug 5, 2022

David Rosoman

August 5, 2022In loving memory ~ The family of long time Malakwa…

  • Aug 5, 2022

Leone Elizabeth Harwood

December 20, 1922 - August 5, 2022In loving memory ~ Leone Harwood…

  • Aug 5, 2022

Lorne Martin

August 5, 2022On August 5th, 2022 Lorne Martin beat cancer and left…

  • Aug 5, 2022

Clara Pauline Elizabeth Adair

November 5, 1925 - August 3, 2022In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Aug 3, 2022
FILE - Actor Nichelle Nichols speaks during the Creation Entertainment’s Official Star Trek Convention at The Westin O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill., Sunday, June 8, 2014. Nichols, who gained fame as Lt. Ntoya Uhura on the original “Star Trek” television series, died Saturday, July 30, 2022, her family said. She was 89. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)

Nichelle Nichols, Lt. Uhura on ‘Star Trek,’ has died at 89

Nichols more recently known for role in TV series ‘Heroes’

FILE - Actor Nichelle Nichols speaks during the Creation Entertainment’s Official Star Trek Convention at The Westin O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill., Sunday, June 8, 2014. Nichols, who gained fame as Lt. Ntoya Uhura on the original “Star Trek” television series, died Saturday, July 30, 2022, her family said. She was 89. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)
FILE - Bill Russell grins at announcement that he had been named coach of the Boston Celtics basketball team, April 18, 1966. (AP Photo, File)

Bill Russell, NBA great and Celtics legend, dies at 88

Russell was first ever Black head coach of any major U.S. sport

FILE - Bill Russell grins at announcement that he had been named coach of the Boston Celtics basketball team, April 18, 1966. (AP Photo, File)

Doreen Isa Weed

January 8, 1934 - July 29, 2022In loving memory ~ In loving…

  • Jul 29, 2022

Margaret Patricia Park

April 27, 1933 - July 26, 2022It is with heavy hearts that…

  • Jul 26, 2022

Karl Phillip Paulus

August 31, 1936 - July 24, 2022Karl "Captain Karl" Phillip Paulus born…

  • Jul 24, 2022

Mary Ann Mackenzie

July 18, 1926 - July 23, 2022In loving memory ~ MacKenzie, Mary…

  • Jul 23, 2022

Betty Jean Brunner

November 11, 1931 - July 21, 2022In loving memory ~ Betty Jean…

  • Jul 21, 2022