It is with a heavy heart the Âfamily of John M. Evans wishes to announce his passing Monday, July 17, 2006. He died peacefully after a brief illness, with his wife Shirley of 56 years and Âfamily by his side. He is survived by his sister Hetty (Jack); children Bruce (Kathy), Judy (Tom), Wendy (Phil), Dave (Debbie) and grandchildrenÂ Cara, Chris, Cory, Josh, Caitlyn, Chad (Dawn), Travis, Shay and Carly.
John worked in the newspaper industry for 40 years before retiring to enjoy fishing at Bridge Lake, woodworking and curling.
An open house in his honor will be held at his home on Friday, July 21 from 1 - 4 p.m.
In lieu of flowers donations to the B.C. Lung Association will be appreciated.