Passed away on Saturday, January 8, 2011 at the age of 81. He is survived by his loving wife Rita of 60 years: two daughters: Susan Hurrell of Richmond, Cheryl Guidi (Brock Ashby) of Edmonton; son Steve Guidi of Kelowna; six grandchildren: Dylan Bulman, Cara Silva, Darryn Guidi, Keith May, Lisa Guidi, Michael Guidi; seven great grandchildren; sister Anita Turri (Caesar) of Kelowna and nieces and nephews. Louis was born in Kelowna on July 4, 1929. He was a member of the Kelowna Golf and Country Club for many years and was an avid hunter. Louis retired as a Captain for the Ministry of Highways Ferries, working on both the Okanagan and Upper Arrow Lakes. A Memorial Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.