The passing of a dear friend: David Rooney

July 22nd, 2017

“My life is a journey in progress. I am fortunate or, if you believe in Chinese curses, unfortunate to live in interesting times.” David F. Rooney (Linked-In profile statement) by Laura Stovel Dear Current readers, It is with a heavy heart that I am writing to say that David F. Rooney, owner, publisher, editor and […]

Obituary Notice — William (B.J.) Ritchie

July 18th, 2017

With sadness we announce the recent passing of William (B.J.) Ritchie. He spent his growing-up years in Revelstoke and had many friends and people who influenced his life and whom he had an impact on. There will be a celebration of his life on Saturday, July 22, at 2 pm at the Nicola Valley Evangelic […]

  • Obituary Notice — Evelyn Tomiko Sakiyama

    July 6th, 2017

    Evelyn Tomiko Sakiyama (nee Shirakawa) was born on June 27, 1926, and passed away at 91 years of age, on June 30, 2017. She was predeceased by her husband, Fuji, and is survived by children Karen, Cary (Shahira), Glen (Harumi), and Dale (Julie), as well as grandchildren Derek, Adam, Aila, Tia, Nicolas, Cedar, Soleil, and […]

    Obituary Notice — Patricia Gayle Dillon

    July 5th, 2017

      Gayle, beloved Wife, Mother and friend, passed away on July 1, 2017, at the age of 71 years. After marrying Robert Dennis Dillon in 1964, Gayle and Dennis moved from Moose Jaw SK to Revelstoke, BC, where they raised their family. They then spent many memorable years in Burnaby, BC, before making their final […]

    Obituary Notice — Lincoln James Ford

    June 29th, 2017

    Lincoln James Ford passed away at Mt. Cartier Court Extended Care, Revelstoke on Sunday, June 25, 2017, at the age of 74 years. There will be no formal funeral service by Lincoln’s own request. There will be an informal celebration in his honour in Revelstoke, on September 9 at 2 pm at Selkirk Gardens, 312 […]

    Obituary Notice — Hendricus (Hank) de Groot

    June 29th, 2017

    Hendricus (Hank) de Groot passed away at Mt. Cartier Court with his children by his side on June 22, 2017, at the age of 81. Hank was born in Nieuwer-Amstel, the Netherlands, on June 10, 1936. In 1953 his family came to Canada and settled in Raymond, Alberta. Not long after arriving in Raymond, Hank […]

  • Obituary Notice – Gillian Lorraine Swallow

    June 16th, 2017

    Gillian Lorraine Swallow passed away peacefully at Mt. Cartier Court Palliative Care on Saturday, June 10th, 2017 at the age of 63 years. A Memorial Service will be held in the Chapel of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke on Monday afternoon, June 19th at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor Jason Harder officiating. In lieu of flowers, […]

    Obituary Notice — Maria Claire Medina

    June 2nd, 2017

    Maria Claire Medina passed away peacefully at Mt Cartier Court in Revelstoke, BC, on May 23rd, 2017, at the age of 80 years. A service will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Revelstoke on Thursday, June 8th, at 11 am with a tea following. Claire was born in the Azores, Portuga, […]

    Obituary Notice — Taras (Yorkie) Kardynal

    June 1st, 2017

      Taras (Yorkie) Kardynal passed away peacefully at Queen Victoria Hospital on May 26, 2017, at the age of 84. He will be dearly missed by Elvira Giesbrecht and her family. At Yorkie’s request, there will be no services held. Miss Me But Let Me Go When I come to the end of the road, […]

    Obituary Notice — Rosalyne Katherine Nelles

    May 24th, 2017

    Rosalyne Katherine Nelles passed away peacefully in Kelowna General Hospital on Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the age of 78 years. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Revelstoke on Wednesday, May 24, with Father Aaron de Dios celebrant. Honorary Pallbearers were: Yvonne Blake, Rosemarie Davies, Sheila Geidt, […]

    Obituary Notice — Harold Jacob Peppler

    May 17th, 2017

    Harold Jacob Peppler passed away in Mt. Cartier Court in Revelstoke on Thursday, May 11th, 2017, at the age of 87 years.  Harold’s cremated remains to be interred in Mountain View Cemetery, Revelstoke.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Cartier Activity Fund, c/o Revelstoke District Health Foundation, Box 2421, Revelstoke, […]

    Obituary Notice — Terry Connellan

    May 16th, 2017

    It is with heavy hearts we inform you of the passing of Terry Connellan in Mount Cartier Court, May 8, with family at his side. Terry was born in Regina on March 7, 1934, to Gilbert and Gretchen. He went through school in Regina until he moved to Winnipeg to play ball with the Winnipeg […]