James (Jim) BAZIAN

BAZIAN, James passed away on Monday, September 14, 2009 at the age of 95.  Survived by his loving wife Katherine of 68 years, daughter Angie (Denis) Riel of

Kelowna, four grandchildren James, Shannon, Katrina and Caitlin, great grandchild Kendrid, brother Jerry (Vicki) of Edmonton, two sisters Helen of Edmonton, Zelma (Bill) of Vancouver and numerous nieces and nephews.  Sadly

predeceased by his son Elmer, brothers Dan & Russell and sisters Ann & Olga.  James was born March 18, 1914 in Primula, AB, to Fred and Mary Bazian.  James married Katherine on May 9, 1941, in the United Church in Elkpoint, AB.  He is a retired Hotel keeper from Prince Albert and Dubuc, SK, and moved to Kelowna in 1976.  James enjoyed fishing and boating and his favourite color was red.  Funeral service will be held on Thursday,

September 17, 2009 at 1:30 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road.  Interment to follow in

Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes

Association: 1589 Sutherland Ave, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 5Y7.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.