Primo DE JESUS

Primo DE JESUS

DE JESUS, Primo

Passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully at his home on Wednesday, April 6, 2011. He was born in Portugal on July 26, 1925 and worked as a sailor on ships that plied the Panama Canal. Upon emigrating to Canada in 1966, he took training as a welder and worked at Alcan in Kitimat, Endako Mines in Fraser Lake, BC and at Brenda Mines, Peachland. Primo was a hard-working, friendly, independent man who was known for having a great smile. He loved to grow grapes, cherries, lettuce, tomatoes and beans and always had a very colourful garden with many poppies and dahlias. A Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2011 at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. Donations in Primo’s name may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.


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