John Wallace Owens “Wally”
September 10th, 1927 – January 18, 2012
Passed away at home in Campbell River on January 18th, 2012. Predeceased by his father Clarence, mother Sarah, brothers; Jack, Charles, Clarence, Louis, sisters; Susie, Mildred Dean, Pearlie Mae, and Annie Mae, and daughter Elaine.
He is survived and will be lovingly missed by spouse Adela and dog Hollywood, sons; John Jr., Wallace, Michael, Earl C, Johnie and John (Bone), daughters; Velma, Linda, Sarah, Gladys and Mildred, step-sons; Rick and Talbot, brother Ollie, sisters; Minnie and Louise, his fishing partner Michelle and many nieces, nephews, grand-children, great grandchildren and spouses.
Wally touched everyone that he met. He’ll be remembered by everyone that had the pleasure of knowing him. “Miss me but let me go”.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society & Canadian Diabetes Association.
Private family service to be held at a later date.
Elk Falls Crematorium
Island Funeral Services