Obituary

Gordon Ross Robertson

July 6, 1930 - May 5, 2022Gordon Ross Robertson was born in…

  • May 5, 2022

 

Robert Preston (Bob) Barr

October 22, 1927 - April 7, 2022Barr, Robert Preston (Bob) passed away…

  • Apr 7, 2022

 

Greg ‘Grizz’ Myers

October 11, 1960 - March 30, 2022In Loving Memory ~ With profound…

  • Mar 30, 2022

 

Theresa June Gallop

October 7, 1934 - March 3, 2022It is with broken hearts that…

  • Mar 3, 2022

Arthur ‘Golding’ Siddals

June 5, 1970 - February 16, 2022With great sadness we announce the…

  • Feb 16, 2022

Elek Szucs

February 9, 20221933-2022  ~  It is with very heavy hearts that we announce the…

  • Feb 9, 2022

James Charles Alan (Jim) Bjork

June 24, 1946 - February 1, 2022In Loving Memory June 24, 1946…

  • Feb 1, 2022

Linda Louise Ordano

March 24, 1955 - February 1, 2022It comes with great sadness to…

  • Feb 1, 2022
Meat Loaf gestures during an interview for “Bat Out of Hell - The Musical’” in Toronto on Monday, May 15, 2017. The singer born Marvin Lee Aday died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Meat Loaf gestures during an interview for “Bat Out of Hell - The Musical’” in Toronto on Monday, May 15, 2017. The singer born Marvin Lee Aday died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Johnny Vallis worked with the late Ronnie Spector during an 80-show house tour of the Legends of Rock and Roll in 1993. He said her loss on Jan. 12 is significant both for him personally, and for the music industry as a whole. (Photo courtesy of Johnny Vallis)

Langford singer reflects on performing with late rock legend Ronnie Spector

Johnny Vallis worked on 80 shows with Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member, who died Jan. 12

Johnny Vallis worked with the late Ronnie Spector during an 80-show house tour of the Legends of Rock and Roll in 1993. He said her loss on Jan. 12 is significant both for him personally, and for the music industry as a whole. (Photo courtesy of Johnny Vallis)

Frankin Paul Getman

December 31, 1932 - December 28, 2021Franklin Paul Getman passed peacefully into…

  • Dec 28, 2021

Glenn Craig

December 22, 2021It's been 5 long years since you had to go.…

  • Dec 22, 2021

Zoya Andruff (Nasedkin)

December 13, 2021Zoya (Nasedkin) Andruff went to heaven December 13,2021. She left…

  • Dec 13, 2021

Sharon McGregor

July 12, 1949 - December 1, 2021Passed on quickly at Cowichan District…

  • Dec 1, 2021

Vern Kaisler

April 19, 1942 - November 20, 2021Thank you, Vern, for your faith…

  • Nov 20, 2021
Anne Philippson, left, received a Certificate of Service from the Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary marking 58 years with the organization in 2016, alongside Sandra Heydon (60 years) and Curl Twentyman (50 years). (File photo by Don Bodger)

Anne Philippson’s devotion to her community and family unsurpassed

Member of one of Chemainus’ most influential families dies at age 90

Anne Philippson, left, received a Certificate of Service from the Chemainus Health Care Auxiliary marking 58 years with the organization in 2016, alongside Sandra Heydon (60 years) and Curl Twentyman (50 years). (File photo by Don Bodger)

Charlotte Lynn Dewar (nee Voytechek)

October 26, 2021In loving memory ~ Following a lengthy battle with Parkinson's,…

  • Oct 26, 2021
George Manning (right), seen here in the pressroom of one of the publications he oversaw, was a legendary figure and mentor in the local community newspaper industry. He passed away last week at age 81. (Facebook/Gail Manning)

Newspaper executive left large mark on Vancouver Island journalism

George Manning dies at 81, was key figure in the growth of Black Press on Vancouver Island

George Manning (right), seen here in the pressroom of one of the publications he oversaw, was a legendary figure and mentor in the local community newspaper industry. He passed away last week at age 81. (Facebook/Gail Manning)

Jessie Mantle

September 2, 2021Jessie Mantle, aged 89, of Victoria, passed away September 2,…

  • Sep 2, 2021

Dennis Russell Lyon

December 31, 1942 - August 18, 2021Dennis died peacefully in Cowichan District…

  • Aug 18, 2021