September 28, 1938- January 6, 2015
It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Lorne James Scott after a short battle with cancer. Lorne passed with loved ones by his side? at VGH.
Born Sepember 28, 1938 in Smeaton, Sask, later moving to B.C. and eventually Vancouver Island with his Life’s Love, Laura to start his career falling on the north coast. He eventually moved on to become president of the I.W.A for the district, bringing about numerous changes for the union and the town of Campbell River; most notably the construction of the Strathcona Gardens Complex and the work experience program now shared with the local schools starting with the Chimo School.
He is predeceased by sons Joey, Eddie, Carl and Billy. He leaves behind wife Laura, children Randy, Debbie (Glen) Mike (Nicola) and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, feel free to donate to Laura to help with the expenses his passing has left for her to deal with. IE: Debbie-250-574-6099.