Patrick James Kavanagh - January 15

Patrick James Kavanagh – January 15, 2017

Obituary for Patrick James Kavanagh Patrick James Kavanagh Dr. Patrick James Kavanagh passed away peacefully on January 15, 2017 with family around him. He is survived by his wife Doris of 62 years, five children, Michael, Jerry, Laura, Anne, and Mary, and 15 grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents, brothers and infant grandson. Pat […]






Paul Chartier - January 4

Paul Chartier – January 4, 2017

Obituary for Paul Chartier Paul Chartier Paul Chartier of Invermere, BC passed away quietly in his sleep at home on January 4, 2017. He is predeceased by his wife of 52 years Lillian M Chartier (2012), and his daughter Deena L McLeod (1996). His life will be celebrated by those who survived him, his daughter […]






Blanche Hay - September 28

Blanche Hay – September 28, 1919 – January 9, 2017

Obituary for Blanche Hay Blanche Hay 1919 – 2017 Mrs. Blanche Hay of Kimberley, BC passed away peacefully at “The Pines Care Home” on Monday, January 9, 2017 at the age of 97. Born Blanche Dakin on September 28, 1919 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, she married her loving husband, George Hay, in 1942. She moved to […]






Gayle Butler - June 3

Gayle Butler – June 3, 1940 – January 6, 2017

Obituary for Gayle Butler Gayle Butler 1940 – 2017 It is with deep sorrow that the family of Gayle Butler announces her passing on Friday, January 6, 2017 in Cranbrook, BC at 76 years of age. Gayle was born on June 3, 1940 in Prince George, BC. Gayle had a unique artistic talent and she […]






Joseph McIntyre Getty Red - April 23

Joseph McIntyre Getty Red – April 23, 1926 – January 6, 2017

Obituary for Joseph McIntyre Getty “Red” Joseph McIntyre Getty “Red” 1926 – 2017 It is with deep sorrow that the family of Joseph Getty announces his passing on Friday, January 6, 2017 in Cranbrook at 90 years of age. Joseph was born on April 23, 1926 in Caron, Saskatchewan. He leaves to mourn his passing […]






Frances Mae McWhirter - August 15

Frances Mae McWhirter – August 15, 1939 – January 2, 2017

Obituary for Frances Mae McWhirter Frances Mae McWhirter August 15, 1939 – January 2, 2017 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, grandmother, auntie and sister after a brief battle with cancer at East Kootenay Regional Hospital with her children by her side. She was deeply loved and […]






Carmela Capuano – February 18, 1926 – January 11, 2017

Obituary for Carmela Capuano Carmela Capuano February 18, 1926 – January 11, 2017 It is with heavy hearts that the family of Carmela Capuano announces her passing at the age of 90. Carmela passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017. Carmela was born on February 18, 1926 in Baselice, Benevento, Italy to Vincenzo Bianca and […]






Charles Alfred MacKinnon - January 7

Charles Alfred MacKinnon – January 7, 2017

Obituary for Charles Alfred MacKinnon Charles Alfred MacKinnon 1938 – 2017 Beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and great-great-grandfather. Charles passed away peacefully on January 7th at the age of 78. Charles was the 8th child of 14 children born to Alfred and Margaret (Corbett) MacKinnon in Five Islands (Pizzlewig), Nova Scotia. Charles moved to Cranbrook, British […]






John Nelson Jack - July 25

John Nelson Jack – July 25, 1939 – January 6, 2017

Obituary for John Nelson “Jack” John Nelson “Jack” July 25, 1939 – January 6, 2017 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, and poppa Jack Nelson, of Cranbrook, who passed at the age of 77 with his family by his side. He leaves to mourn his wife […]






Gordon Alfred Ede - January 4

Gordon Alfred Ede – January 4, 2017

Obituary for Gordon Alfred Ede Gordon Alfred Ede 1928 – 2017 With heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of our beloved father, father-in-law, and grandfather, Gordon Ede, age 88, of Invermere, BC. We will miss his love, kind and gentle spirit, thoughtfulness and wonderful sense of humour. Gordon was born to pioneering homesteaders, Winifred […]