1961 – 2016

Wayne passed away February 7 at the age of 54. He was born on September 18, 1961 in Armstrong, BC. Wayne had lived his whole life in the Mabel Lake Valley. He loved the outdoors and was a true outdoorsman. He learned how

to hunt and fish at a very young age and loved to be out in the wilderness. Over his lifetime he worked many different jobs. He was a skidder operator, a faller, a farm hand, and did many other odd jobs.

Wayne leaves behind his sisters: Patsy, Sharon (Ken), Sandra (Reno), and Caroline (Fred); nephews and nieces: Nova (Greg) Lineah (Chad) Gina (Ryan) Trevor (Amy) Vanessa (Chris) Blayne (Alysha) Craig, and Dillon; and great nephews and niece: Jackson, Jordan, Parker, Lincoln; and friend Juanita.

Wayne is predeceased by his dad Fred (2012) and his mother Dora (1998).

A Celebration of Wayne’s Life will be on Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 1:00 pm at Alternatives Chapel (2980 Smith Drive, Armstrong). Donations can be made to the Kingfisher Interpretive Centre (2550 Mabel Lake Road, Enderby, BC V0E 1V5). Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at

Cremation arrangements entrusted to ALTERNATIVES FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES® Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866

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