William ARNOTT

Arnott; William (Bill) Alexander

August 14, 1929 – June 18, 2015

Bill Arnott passed away in Vernon, BC on June 18, 2015. He was known as being a very active man as a Rotarian and former president of the Downtown Vernon Association and owner of William Arnott Jewelers. In 1945, Bill moved from Winnipeg to Chilliwack, attending Chilliwack High School and graduated in 1948. While at CHS he excelled in many sports and school activities. After graduation, he continued on at CHS taking Senior Matric during which he was “Senior Ring” (School President). Bill was a very popular student, known for his great sense of humour and his profound ability to connect with his fellow students. After schooling, he joined Don Lange Jewelers and moved to Vernon where he established William Arnott Jewelers in 1995. He is survived by his wife Penny, three children and their families. A memorial service for Bill was held in Vernon on June 27, 2015

Chilliwack Progress

Your condolences will be approved within one business day. You will need a valid Facebook account. Please email us if you have any questions.