William John Jr. Harrison

William John Jr. Harrison


Bill passed away

peacefully in Kelowna

on March 12, 2013 at

the age of 65. Born

and raised in Vancouver, BC Bill lived there until 1970. Bill moved to

Kelowna in 1984, prior

to which he lived in

Terrace, Chilliwack,

Richmond, Penticton, and Hazelton, BC along with Sydney Australia. He worked for the Royal

Bank of Canada for

35 years until his

retirement in 2003. Predeceased by his father, Bill (Marie) Harrison Sr., and mother Hazel Harrison, Bill is survived

by his wife Terry, daughters Sara (Phil) Harrison and

Marcie Harrison, son Jason (Kathy) Chouinard, brother

Ed (Carol) Harrison, sisters Debbie (Bill) LaPointe and

Lori Scott, niece Sandi Harrison, nephew Paul (Candice) Harrison, granddaughters Cameron and Mackenzie

Chouinard, and great-nieces Lilly Mae and Violet Harrison.

As a result of his passion for community service, Bill was

extremely active with a number of charitable organizations including the Central Okanagan Child Development

Association. He loved golfing, curling, travelling,

snorkelling, building sandcastles, playing the guitar,

and working in the garden. Bill had an amazing ability to connect with everyone, particularly with his unique sense

of humour. His ever-present love, warmth, and support

for his family and friends will be greatly missed.

A memorial service will be held at the Springfield Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 at 1pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Variety Children’s Charity, the Canadian Diabetes Association,

or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.


Condolences may be sent to the family

by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com


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