Obituary

Walter Craveiro, who immigrated to Canada from Portugal as a teen and worked for the Saanich Police Department for 29 years, died at the age of 74 on Jan. 5. (Photo provided by Nico Craveiro)

Saanich police sergeant who survived ’80s car bomb explosion dies at 74

Walter Craveiro remembered as ‘remarkable man,’ who was always helping others

 

Garth Derek Lapp

November 11, 20201933-2020 ~ Garth Derek Lapp passed away peacefully at his…

  • Nov 11, 2020

 

Edith Mary ‘Skitch’ Christy

September 10, 2020Our wonderful mother returned home September 10, 2020, there to…

  • Sep 10, 2020

 

James Martin Gray

November 30, 1930 - August 14, 2020James Martin Gray, published poet and…

  • Aug 14, 2020
Vincent Kelly Usherwood

Vincent Kelly Usherwood

February 28, 1964 - July 20, 2020With deepest sorrow, I announce Vincent…

  • Jul 20, 2020
Vincent Kelly Usherwood

Percy Edwin Thurlow

April 19, 2020Peacefully in the care of the RNI Community Hospital, Inverness…

  • Apr 19, 2020
Arthur Johnson

Arthur Johnson

September 15, 1924 - February 21, 2020Arthur was born in Tisdale Saskatchewan…

  • Feb 21, 2020
Arthur Johnson
Lee Maureen Olsen (nee Irwin)

Lee Maureen Olsen (nee Irwin)

July 21, 1946 - February 13, 2020Lee Maureen Olsen/Irwin, daughter of the…

  • Feb 13, 2020
Lee Maureen Olsen (nee Irwin)
Sandra Mae Cochlan (nee Dow)

Sandra Mae Cochlan (nee Dow)

December 6, 1949 - January 24, 2020Sandy laid her head to rest…

  • Jan 24, 2020
Sandra Mae Cochlan (nee Dow)
Roy F. Harris

Roy F. Harris

November 30, 1931 - January 22, 2020Roy F. Harris was born in…

  • Jan 22, 2020
Roy F. Harris
Roy Joseph White

Roy Joseph White

October 16, 2019It is with sadness that we announce the passing of…

  • Oct 16, 2019
Roy Joseph White
James Ernest "Jimmie/Jim" Horwood

James Ernest “Jimmie/Jim” Horwood

February 10, 1924 - September 19, 2019James Ernest Horwood (Jimmie/Jim) of West…

  • Sep 19, 2019
James Ernest "Jimmie/Jim" Horwood
Jeffree Lendrum Cunningham

Jeffree Lendrum Cunningham

August 3, 1926 - August 14, 2019Jeffree Lendrum Cunningham, 93, of Rice…

  • Aug 14, 2019
Jeffree Lendrum Cunningham

John Edward Hornell

September 22, 1932 - May 25, 2019John Hornell died at home in…

  • May 25, 2019
Friends identify Judith Rose Burke as the victim of Sunday’s fatal apartment fire. (Judith Burke Facebook)

Remembering Judith Rose Burke

Burke died during a fire in her fourth-floor apartment in Esquimalt on Sunday

Friends identify Judith Rose Burke as the victim of Sunday’s fatal apartment fire. (Judith Burke Facebook)
Len Anderson (Anderson Family photo)

Victoria basketball community mourns lifetime officiant

Len Anderson was a basketball officiant for 63 years

Len Anderson (Anderson Family photo)
Orrie Tetoga Falesau, AKA “Orilla” was part of the local band Grossbuster and Tuff Jelly. He passed away on March 31, 2019 (Facebook/ Victoria Ska and Regga Festival)

Victoria loses local ska musician

Orrie Tetoga Falesau, also known as Orilla, died on March 31

Orrie Tetoga Falesau, AKA “Orilla” was part of the local band Grossbuster and Tuff Jelly. He passed away on March 31, 2019 (Facebook/ Victoria Ska and Regga Festival)
Patrick Lane laughs with partner Lorna Crozier. (File photo)

Canadian poet and novelist Patrick Lane remembered for his timeless works

Lane, 79, lived in Saanichton and lectured at the University of Victoria

Patrick Lane laughs with partner Lorna Crozier. (File photo)
Greg Evans looks through boxes in the Esquimalt Municipal Archives. Evans died Dec. 3 at the age of 66. (File photo)

Greater Victoria historian and beer expert Greg Evans dies

Evans was well known on the beer scene, and worked for several B.C. musuems

Greg Evans looks through boxes in the Esquimalt Municipal Archives. Evans died Dec. 3 at the age of 66. (File photo)
Prolific UVic political science professor passes away

Prolific UVic political science professor passes away

Associate Professor Emeritus Norman Ruff inspired entire generations of scholars at the university

Prolific UVic political science professor passes away