Arthur William Thomas Hazell, passed away on February 2, 2015 at the age of 78.  Survived by

his loving wife Carmen, daughter Corinne (Martin) McLean, sons

Arthur (Janice) and Darryl (Wendy), grandchildren Cameron (Bekah), Lindsay, Scott, Alana (Ben), Andrea, Christiaan, Haley, Gabriel and Jonah, and his

sister Joyce (Charlie) O’Hara.

Born in North Battleford, SK, Art moved to Vancouver as a child where he grew up,

worked and met the love of his life Carmen, with whom

he cherished 56 years of marriage.  He enjoyed 37 years

of working with all the amazing people at Evergreen

Press and retired from his career at Keystone Business Forms.  Art was highly involved with minor sports in

Richmond where he raised his family, eventually

retiring to Pender Island.  Relocating to Kelowna in

2004 he and Carmen officially became snowbirds

enjoying winters in Palm Desert and summers in

the Okanagan.  Art loved golf and fishing, jujubes

and chocolate, but mostly he loved his

family. His wisdom, guidance, humor and love

will be deeply missed.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Quilchena

Golf and Country Club, 3551 Granville Ave, Richmond,

BC, on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 1:00 pm. There will

be an open house remembrance for those in the Kelowna

area on Saturday, February 21st at 1:00pm at the home

of Arthur’s son Darryl. Heartfelt thanks to

Dr. Rachel Carver for her professionalism and for

leaving no stone unturned, Kelowna General Hospital,

and Hospice House for their sincere, compassionate care.  You are all angels.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to

Central Okanagan Hospice Association –

Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna,

BC, V1Y 2Z6.

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