Ronald Charles MACLELLAN

MACLELLAN, Ronald Charles Passed away peacefully at Three Links Manor on April 1, 2010. Born in Kamsak, SK on May 31, 1927. The family lived in The Pas, MB. Ron worked with his father on the CN Railroad until he joined the Canadian Navy and served from 1952 – 1957. He came to Kelowna in 1957 to join his parents. He then married Anne Gray in 1963. Ron worked for a number of years at the Simpson’s Sawmill – now Tolko before joining the City of Kelowna Works and served 13 years before retiring at age 60. Ron was a passionate Union man and also had a great sense of humour. He became a regular at the Armstrong Legion’s meatathons and was loved by all. Survived by his son Doug (Brenda) MacLellan of Kelowna, sister Gwen (John) Greenaway, sister-in-law Margaret of Calgary, nieces Lori Franks of Calgary, Diana (Michael) MacLellan of Calgary, grandchildren, Lyndsy (Chris) Giesbrecht of Kelowna, Mathew Heal of Kelowna, great grandchildren Lily and Sophia of Kelowna. Predeceased by his father Charles, mother Edith, brothers Ken and Norman and nephews Ian and Dick. Ron loved to travel his beloved Canada and saw a lot of Western Canada over the years. The family would like to extend heartfelt thanks to the staff at Three Links Manor who so lovingly served to make Ron’s days there comfortable. No service by request. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.


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