Obituary

Olympia Dukakis as seen on Netflix’s “Tales of The City” (2019). (Hand-out photo: Alison Cohn Rosa / ©Netflix / Courtesy: Everett Collection via CP Images)

Oscar-winning ‘Moonstruck’ star Olympia Dukakis dies at 89

The veteran stage and screen actor’s flair for maternal roles helped her win and Cher’s mother in the romantic comedy

 

Janice Mockus

December 7, 1936 - March 30, 2021Long time resident of the Golden…

  • Mar 30, 2021

 

Emma Gayle Best (nee Culver)

June 19, 1938 - March 29, 2021It is with sadness we announce…

  • Mar 29, 2021

 

Crannog Ales, a Shuswap microbrewery, is mourning the death of 15-year employee Greg Darling, a company driver and brew-hand. (Facebook photo)

Shuswap brewery saddened by employee death

Greg Darling was a beloved fixture at Crannog Ales in Sorrento

Crannog Ales, a Shuswap microbrewery, is mourning the death of 15-year employee Greg Darling, a company driver and brew-hand. (Facebook photo)

Frances Mae Carpenter

February 21, 2021Frances Mae Carpenter passed away on Sunday, February 21, 2021…

  • Feb 21, 2021

Gerard Allen ‘Jerry’ Pegg

1936-2021 ~ Born in Indianapolis and raised in Richmond, IN, Jerry graduated…

  • Jan 22, 2021

Elvin William Meyers

December 31, 1937 - December 30, 2020It is with deep sorrow that…

  • Dec 30, 2020

Raymond Ernest ‘Ray’ Johansen

October 25, 1937 - December 29, 2020Raymond (Ray) Ernest Johansen. Born October…

  • Dec 29, 2020
Tributes have been pouring in for longtime Morning Star editor Glenn Mitchell, who died suddenly Thursday, Dec. 17, at age 60. (Cory Bialecki photo)

Colleagues, community deeply saddened by Vernon editor’s death

Glenn Mitchell, managing editor at the Morning Star for nearly 30 years, died suddenly Dec. 17

Tributes have been pouring in for longtime Morning Star editor Glenn Mitchell, who died suddenly Thursday, Dec. 17, at age 60. (Cory Bialecki photo)

Trevor Uhrich

March 21, 1951 - December 21, 2020Trevor Uhrich passed away unexpectedly at…

  • Dec 21, 2020

Audrey Alexandra Johnson

November 13, 1926 - December 20, 2020It is with heavy hearts that…

  • Dec 20, 2020

Marie Elaine Robbins

September 22, 1947 - November 30, 2020Marie was born in Thorold, Ont.…

  • Nov 30, 2020
The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League is mouring the death of former president Len Dergousoff of Salmon Arm. The longtime Revelstoke Grizziies board member, who was president from 1999-2002, lost a year-long battle with cancer at age 80. (Dergousoff family photo)

Former KIJHL president dies after cancer battle

Len Dergousoff, 80, of Salmon Arm, was longtime Revelstoke Grizzlies exec, president 1999-2002

The Kootenay International Junior Hockey League is mouring the death of former president Len Dergousoff of Salmon Arm. The longtime Revelstoke Grizziies board member, who was president from 1999-2002, lost a year-long battle with cancer at age 80. (Dergousoff family photo)

Debra Anne Zsombor

November 18, 2020Debra Anne Zsombor of Prince George, BC passed away from…

  • Nov 18, 2020

Lawrence Everett Gustafson

February 22, 1942 - November 8, 2020It is with heavy hearts we…

  • Nov 8, 2020

Jim Gondek

March 8, 1953 - November 7, 2020It is with great sadness that…

  • Nov 7, 2020

Desi Larwill

July 16, 1971 - November 2, 2020July 16, 1971 - November 2,…

  • Nov 2, 2020

R. J. ‘Bud’ Bowness

November 17, 1943 - November 1, 2020With heavy hearts we announce the…

  • Nov 1, 2020
Judy Mallett, a Butcher Boys employee for 44 years, known for her fun-loving nature and fundraising abilities, died of cancer Oct. 4 at age 70. (Photo submitted)

Fun-loving Okanagan grocery clerk fondly remembered

Judy Mallett, who worked for Butcher Boys for 46 years, died Oct. 4.

Judy Mallett, a Butcher Boys employee for 44 years, known for her fun-loving nature and fundraising abilities, died of cancer Oct. 4 at age 70. (Photo submitted)
Willy was an avid flyer, passing on his love of the sky to his son, Troy, who still flies an ultralight to this day. (Photo contributed)

Remembering Willy Vandenbilche

A long time and well respected member of the Golden community, Willy will be missed by all

Willy was an avid flyer, passing on his love of the sky to his son, Troy, who still flies an ultralight to this day. (Photo contributed)