ALLAN JAMES KING

KING, ALLAN JAMES

April 29, 1955 to August 26, 2014

Survived by his wife and best friend of 36 years, Arluene, and their two loving daughters, Casey and Kyla King, the jewels in his crown. Predeceased by his mother Flora Rose King of Edmonton, Alberta.  Allan will be fondly remembered as the “Compost King” a title he earned and cherished as a champion of environmental sustainability programs during his 32 year career in Facilities Management at Okanagan College, Okanagan University College and UBC Okanagan.  Following a courageous battle with cancer, Al left us peacefully, deeply loved and sadly missed. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, August 31, 2014 at 1:00 pm at the Springfield Funeral Home at 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, B.C., with Reverend Wayne Laurie officiating. Should family and friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.