Obituary

Vernon council paid tribute to late councillor Dalvir Nahal at their first meeting Tuesday, Sept. 7, since the two-term councillor’s passing. Nahal, 45, died Sunday, Sept. 5, following a 10-year battle with cancer. (File photo)

Vernon council pays tribute to colleague

Dalvir Nahal, who died Sunday, Sept. 5, is fondly remembered by fellow councillors and mayor

 

Vernon Coun. Dalvir Nahal lost her battle with cancer Sunday, Sept. 5, and died at the age of 45 in Vernon Jubilee Hospital. (File photo)

Okanagan city mourns passing of beloved councillor

Vernon’s Dalvir Nahal dies at age 45 from cancer; was in second term on council

 

Henry Heppner

July 2, 1933 - August 12, 2021It is with great sadness that…

  • Aug 12, 2021

 

Olympia Dukakis as seen on Netflix’s “Tales of The City” (2019). (Hand-out photo: Alison Cohn Rosa / ©Netflix / Courtesy: Everett Collection via CP Images)

Oscar-winning ‘Moonstruck’ star Olympia Dukakis dies at 89

The veteran stage and screen actor’s flair for maternal roles helped her win and Cher’s mother in the romantic comedy

Olympia Dukakis as seen on Netflix’s “Tales of The City” (2019). (Hand-out photo: Alison Cohn Rosa / ©Netflix / Courtesy: Everett Collection via CP Images)

Shelagh Harris (nee Gilliland)

July 8, 1934 - April 11, 2021Early Sunday morning, April 11, 2021…

  • Apr 11, 2021

Garth Frederick Bedard

October 30, 1947 - April 6, 2021On Tuesday, April 6th, 2021, Garth…

  • Apr 6, 2021

Julie Anne Stuart (nee Cherbo)

January 1, 1961 - April 6, 2021It is with profound sadness we…

  • Apr 6, 2021
Crannog Ales, a Shuswap microbrewery, is mourning the death of 15-year employee Greg Darling, a company driver and brew-hand. (Facebook photo)

Shuswap brewery saddened by employee death

Greg Darling was a beloved fixture at Crannog Ales in Sorrento

Crannog Ales, a Shuswap microbrewery, is mourning the death of 15-year employee Greg Darling, a company driver and brew-hand. (Facebook photo)

Kathleen Ruth ‘Kaye’ Himmelspach

March 24, 2021It is with heavy hearts and cherished memories we announce…

  • Mar 24, 2021

Larry Seafoot

July 28, 1950 - March 20, 2021July 28, 1950, Grand Forks, BC…

  • Mar 20, 2021

Karen Luanne Offermann

March 13, 2021Karen Luanne Offermann, age 62, of Sicamous passed away on…

  • Mar 13, 2021

Robert Walter Flockhart

January 2, 2021"There are some who bring a light so great to…

  • Jan 2, 2021
Tributes have been pouring in for longtime Morning Star editor Glenn Mitchell, who died suddenly Thursday, Dec. 17, at age 60. (Cory Bialecki photo)

Colleagues, community deeply saddened by Vernon editor’s death

Glenn Mitchell, managing editor at the Morning Star for nearly 30 years, died suddenly Dec. 17

Tributes have been pouring in for longtime Morning Star editor Glenn Mitchell, who died suddenly Thursday, Dec. 17, at age 60. (Cory Bialecki photo)
The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League is mouring the death of former president Len Dergousoff of Salmon Arm. The longtime Revelstoke Grizziies board member, who was president from 1999-2002, lost a year-long battle with cancer at age 80. (Dergousoff family photo)

Former KIJHL president dies after cancer battle

Len Dergousoff, 80, of Salmon Arm, was longtime Revelstoke Grizzlies exec, president 1999-2002

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League is mouring the death of former president Len Dergousoff of Salmon Arm. The longtime Revelstoke Grizziies board member, who was president from 1999-2002, lost a year-long battle with cancer at age 80. (Dergousoff family photo)
Judy Mallett, a Butcher Boys employee for 44 years, known for her fun-loving nature and fundraising abilities, died of cancer Oct. 4 at age 70. (Photo submitted)

Fun-loving Okanagan grocery clerk fondly remembered

Judy Mallett, who worked for Butcher Boys for 46 years, died Oct. 4.

Judy Mallett, a Butcher Boys employee for 44 years, known for her fun-loving nature and fundraising abilities, died of cancer Oct. 4 at age 70. (Photo submitted)
Dorothy "Audrey" Chrunik

Dorothy “Audrey” Chrunik

September 6, 2020Dorothy Audrey Chrunik, age 83, passed away the same way…

  • Sep 6, 2020
Dorothy "Audrey" Chrunik
Colleen Yvonne Moore

Colleen Yvonne Moore

December 17, 1954 - August 29, 2020Colleen passed away with her husband,…

  • Aug 29, 2020
Colleen Yvonne Moore
Jean-Guy Delisle

Jean-Guy Delisle

March 26, 1937 - July 6, 2020It is with great sadness that…

  • Jul 6, 2020
Jean-Guy Delisle

Viola Mavis ‘Dolly’ Sjodin

May 17, 1942 - June 16, 2020Viola "Dolly" Mavis Sjodin passed away…

  • Jun 16, 2020
Former Lumby councillor Ben Winters, with his dog, Lucky, died Monday, April 6. (Facebook photo)

Former North Okanagan councillor fondly remembered

Ben Winters served on village council from 2005-11

Former Lumby councillor Ben Winters, with his dog, Lucky, died Monday, April 6. (Facebook photo)