passed away peacefully in his sleep on December 13th, 2008 at the age of 63. Mike was a quiet and creative man who loved to play his guitar. He also enjoyed spending his time with his faithful companion “Brewsky” in the great outdoors. Mike will be sadly missed by his daughter Jaymi, his siblings Simonne, John, Noela, Joan, Sue and Marie, and by countless other friends and relatives. There will be a celebration of Mikes life at the Unitarian Church located on the corner of Bertram and Cawston in Kelowna on January 30th at 6:00pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to a memorial bench in Mike’s name can be sent to 4921 Harrison Court, Kelowna, B.C., ViW 4Z2 to the care of Jaymi Diduck. The bench will be established in the spring, and located in the new section of Rotary Beach overlooking the lake.