Howard (Howie) W. Blake




Don’t grieve for me from pain I’m free.

I’m following the path laid out for me.

From Heaven I heard Flo give me a call

I turned around and left it all.


Passed away peacefully with

family at his side on Tuesday,

July 9, 2013 at the age of 82. 

Survived by his loving family:

daughter Laurene and her fiancé

Joe and granddaughter Shannon; son Ward and his wife Betty, grandson Brandon and granddaughter Montana;

son Glen and his fiancé Elaine and Glen’s children: Eryn, Tyler and Bethlyn; sister Rhoda Cogbill; brother Arnie and his wife Peggy; brother-in-law George Benson and his wife Carol; as well as nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his beloved wife Florene.  There will be a private family service.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 202-1835 Gordon Drive,

Kelowna, BC, V1Y 3H5, in honour of Florene. 

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