CARL William JOHNSON

passed away peacefully at the Central Okanagan Hospice House on Monday, December 01, 2008 at the age of 87.  He is survived by his loving wife Ivy of 55 years; three daughters: Charlene Scott (Larry) of Sherwood Park, AB, Heather Gabel (Roger) of Kelowna, Janet Johnson (Sean) of Surrey, BC; son Stewart Johnson (Korny) of Kelowna; eight grandchildren: Jenna, Thomas, Erin, Sarah, Michelle, Amy, Kelsey and Holly; two great grandchildren: Jessica and Bradley; two step grandchildren: Rex and Jennifer; one step great grandson Dougie; brother Edward Johnson (Peg) of Penticton; sister Marie Marshall of Calgary; numerous nieces and nephews.  Carl was a 30 year resident of Kelowna (Ellison area), prior to that he resided in Kamloops and many years in Penticton prior to the war.  He was a long-time member of the Royal Canadian Legion and served in World War II with the Royal Canadian Army Medical Corps.  A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 6th at 3:30 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Brain Injury Society, #11 – 368 Industrial Avenue, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 7E8.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfunerahome.com, 250-860-7077.