William Karl CLARKE

passed away peacefully in the presence of his family on October 10, 2008 at the age of 84. He is survived by his loving wife Isobel of 60 years, daughter Lynne Ypma (Jim), grandchildren Michael Ypma (Glenis) and Michelle Bingham (Darryl) and four great grandchildren all of Keswick, Ontario; sister Nina Cline of Surrey, BC, three nieces and three nephews. Predeceased by his sister Marguerite Howard of Vancouver. After serving in the RCAF during WWII he settled in Vernon where he met and married Isobel, while working in the lumber industry. They moved to Kelowna upon retirement and enjoyed many wonderful trips exploring Europe and Asia. Special thank you to the dedicated nurses on the palliative care team at Central Okanagan Hospice. No service by request. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, 1633 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 1P6, in Bills memory would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com , 250-860-7077.