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May 3, 1954 - May 29, 2023
In loving memory ~
John Victor Aarestad died suddenly on May 29, 2023. Survived by wife Janice, son Colin (Nicky), grandson Cole, and daughter Angela (Dale). Also brother Peter (Barb), sisters Flo (Jim), Rose, and numerous nephews and nieces.
John was born in Kamloops on May 3, 1954 to Victor and Anne Aarestad. The youngest of 4, John lived on the family farm until 1987, and stayed in Salmon Arm until 2001. A short move to Kaleden, BC and then lived in Armstrong, BC from 2006 until his death.
John is well known as the helpful man at Shepherd's Hardware. He always put others first, customers could count on his willingness to help no matter the size of the job. He volunteered with the Sons of Scotland, and many other non-profit organizations. An avid fisherman, and outdoorsman, he always had a good story.
Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.CypressFuneral.ca.
Arrangements entrusted to
CYPRESS FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES®
Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866
 Cypress Funeral & Cremation Services