HIKICHI, Shoichi (Sho)
Passed away peacefully at the Hospice House surrounded with family on Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at the age of 89. He is survived by his loving family: daughter Grace (David) Weber of Vancouver, two sons, Barry (Sharon) Hikichi of Lake Country, Dan (Donna) Hikichi of Kelowna; six grandchildren, Jennifer, Jonathan, Kaelee, Riley, Braeden and Carter, one great grandson Davey, brother Mitz Hikichi (Marlene) of Summerland, nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his loving wife Teru “Terry” in 2006. Sho was born in Kelowna, BC on December 2, 1920 and was a long-time orchardist in Okanagan Centre. Special thanks to Dr. Larry Bobyn and the staff of Hospice House. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 20th, 2010 at 10:00 am at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers and/or Koden, donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Hospice Association – Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2Z6. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.