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January 2018

Alex Taranko passed on January 17, 2018.  He was predeceased by his wife Jean and son Barry.  He is survived by his son Barton (Bart), granddaughters Jaimee and Shawna and sister Anne.

     Alex was a quiet, gentle man with a huge heart that touched the lives of many.  He will be greatly missed by all friends and family.

       A very special thank you to the staff of Castlewood...

Larry was born on August 18, 1939, to Mike and Mary (Markin) Sapriken. He grew up in Krestova, BC the youngest of four boys; Bill, Walter, and Mike. During his youth his mother was imprisoned several times, due to her religious beliefs, so Larry learned to fend for himself at an early age. He developed awesome culinary skills and would become a very good cook.

While in his teen years he...

Adrian Barnes, 1963 -- 2018

Adrian Barnes was born in Blackpool, England, on April 7, 1963 and died of an aggressive brain tumour on Friday, January 5, at Gibsons, BC, with his family by his side. These two dates bracket a life intensely lived.

Adrian is survived by his mother Margaret Barnes; two sons, Ethan and Liam, and their mother, Adrian’s former...