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Vickie Konas | April 26, 1925 - June 22, 2009

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Vickie Konas, on June 22, 2009 at Foothills Hospital in Calgary, surrounded by her children.Vickie was born in Paisley, Scotland, in 1925. During WW2 she worked in a munitions factory in London, England, then worked in New York City before visiting her sister Margaret in Revelstoke. Vickie met her future husband, Kaye Konas together they created a happy home with their four children. She resided in Revelstoke for 58 yrs, most recently at Monashee Court, where she valued her independence social life. Vickie had a gentle way of making everyone feel special, through her kindness, sensitivity incredible positive outlook on life. Mourning her passing are daughters Anne Marie Konas - Vancouver; Linda Dickson (Bob) - Revelstoke; Terry Deyl (Bob) - Calgary; son Ed Konas (Joanne) - Grande Cache; grandsons Riley Stuart Dickson; step-grandchildren William Gillian, Jamie David, cherished nephews, nieces friends in Canada, UK and Poland. A Funeral Mass was held on June 30, 2009, at St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Revelstoke, BC. with Father Ronnie Tagnines celebrant. Honorary pallbearers were: Biagio Palumbo, Cyril Keates, Joe Woodcock, Tony Woodcock, Bill McCahon and Dennis Gawiuk. In lieu of flowers, the family welcomes donations to the Heart Stroke Foundation, Box 2088, Revelstoke, B.C. V0E 2S0 in Vickie’s name.
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Steven Charles (Steve) Schurdevin | April 15, 1950 - June 19, 2009

Mr. Steven Charles (Steve) Schurdevin passed away at his residence in Revelstoke on Friday, June 19th, 2009 at the age of 59 years. Steve was born in Fargo, North Dakota on April 15, 1950 and had been a resident of Revelstoke for the past 20 years. He was a well-known faller in the heli-logging industry. Steve was instrumental in helping to start the Revelstoke Grizzlies hockey team. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and loved the outdoors. Steve especially enjoyed spending time with his family. His grandchildren always made him smile.Steve was predeceased by his father Dwaine Schurdevin. He is survived by his mother Sadie Schurdevin of Thorne Bay, Alaska; three children: Adrienne Schurdevin (Lance Beattie) of Revelstoke, Travis Schurdevin of Revelstoke and Derek (Billy) Schurdevin of Comox; five grandchildren: Kirsten, Stevie, Karlie and twins Chase and Charli; one sister Debbie (Tracy) Vaughn of Thorne Bay, Alaska; one brother Mark (Kathy) Schurdevin of North Carolina as well as numerous nieces and nephews. There will be a memorial service held at a future date. Notification of this service will be printed in the newspaper.Cremation arrangements were in the care of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke.
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Robert Harold (Bob) Nucich | April 08, 1937 - June 14, 2009

Mr. Robert Harold (Bob) Nucich died suddenly at his residence in Revelstoke, B.C. on Sunday, June 14th, 2009 at the age of 72 years. There will be no formal funeral service by Bob’s own request. Cremation.Bob was born in Trail, B.C. on April 8, 1937 and had been a resident of Revelstoke since 1965. He was an avid gardener and enjoyed being in his garden. In his younger years he enjoyed his artwork and writing. Bob was predeceased by his son Billy in 1989. He is survived by two sons: John (Heather) of Prince George and Joe of Kelowna; two grandsons: Daryon and Dylan; his son’s mother, Jan of Vernon; one brother Don (Pearl) Nucich of Chilliwack; cousin Marlene (John) Scarcelli of Revelstoke as well as numerous nieces and nephews.Cremation arrangements were in the care of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke.
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Beatrice Schuh | August 02, 1926 - February 07, 0000

Mrs. Beate (Beatrice) Olga Louise Schuh passed away peacefully in her home, surrounded by her loving family, on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the age of 91 years. At Beatrice’s request there will be no formal service.
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Shawna Taranko | December 08, 1984 - February 02, 0000

Shawna Marie Taranko died suddenly on February 2, 2018 at the age of 33. A celebration of Shawna’s life will be held at some point in the future. Shawna was born in Revelstoke and spent some time living away but was drawn back to her hometown in recent years. She was happiest when surrounded by friends and family enjoying life together. Shawna is predeceased by her daughter Mya Marie Star Taranko in 2001. She is survived by her mother, Allana Weeks (Jeff Bentley), father, Bart (Marcella) Taranko, her sons: Owden Taranko-Goodrider, Hayden Bouvier and Tristen Taranko-Webb and her grandmother Stella Weeks; all of Revelstoke. As well as her half-sister, Jaimee Taranko of Mexico, her step-brother, Darcy Nowroski and step-sister, Chonetelle Nowroski; both of Edmonton, step-brother, Christian Bentley of Revelstoke, step-sister, Magan Keller of Golden and her niece, Shanna Rivet of Revelstoke. Shawna leaves behind numerous cousins, aunts and uncles.
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