FACEY, Don Neal passed away peacefully at Kelowna General Hospital on Sunday, January 3, 2010. Born in Provost, Alberta in 1927 to Harry and Doris Facey, Don is survived by his loving wife Eva, his son Neal (Ben) and “daughter” Noela. Don was a wonderful grandfather and will be forever missed by his grandchildren Drew (Kelly), Meredith (Rob) and Kevin. He is also survived by his sisters Jean Gore (Don) and Shirley Hunter (Arnie) of Powell River and his devoted dog Nicki. Don ran his own business on the Saanich Peninsula for 25 years and then worked for the Ministry of Health in Victoria. He was a founding member of the Central Saanich Volunteer Fire
Department and later became its chief.
Don and Eva retired to the Okanagan in 1994 and built a beautiful home overlooking Wood Lake. Don loved to travel and he and Eva had many exciting excursions throughout the world. A memorial service officiated by Reverend Randy Benson will be held at the Benvoulin Heritage Church
(2279 Benvoulin Road) at 2 pm on Saturday, January 9, 2010. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the
Kelowna Gospel Mission, PO Box 22087 Capri P.O., Kelowna BC, V1Y 9N9.