- Cranbrook RCMP arrest US fugitive wanted by FBI
- Weather alert removed for region
- Arctic front headed our way
- Say goodbye to lounge restrictions in restaurants
- Santa Claus Parade Friday evening
- Columbia Valley RCMP Report
- RCMP apprehend woman for dangerous driving
- Teen charged with arson for school fire
- Partnership brings upgrades to Winsor Substation
- Power to historical preservation
Obituary for Anton Luyendyk “Tony”Posted: October 30, 2013
1924 – 2013
It is with great sadness that we share the passing of Anton “Tony” Luyendyk on October 18, 2013. Tony was born on September 6, 1924 in Calgary, AB and moved to the Valley in 1947. Tony is predeceased by his mother, Ethel, father John, infant son Gregory Anton and great granddaughter Riley Summer Pitchford.
He is survived by, his wife Phyllis of 63 years, his brothers Walter and Roy, sons John and Rick, daughter Jo-Ann; his grandchildren, Adam, Trish, Megan, Dean, Mason, Becky, Erin, Kayla; and great grandchildren, Ty, Nolan, Tia, Luca, Malin, Mateyah, Colbie and Samuel.
Tony will be dearly remembered for his love of family, friends, the Columbia Valley and his passionate dedication to community service including the Lion’s Club, Masons, Hospital Board among many others.
We would like to express our sincere gratitude to the staff of Columbia House for their exceptional and compassionate care of Tony.
- Receive news and updates
- Sent weekly
- Unsubcribe any time
A memorial service for Tony will be held on Tuesday, October 29, 2013 at Christ Church Trinity at 2:00 pm. His Interment will take place in Windermere Columbarium at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Tony’s honour to Columbia House.
Feature photo courtesy of Through My Eyes PhotographyTags: ObituaryObituary for Anton Luyendyk "Tony"
Say goodbye to lounge restrictions in restaurants> Read More
Record breaking start for Starlite Campaign> Read More
Winter parking and snow removal begins> Read More
1864 Gala Dinner and Concert Dec. 9> Read More
Columbia Valley RCMP Report> Read More
Construction has increased in last five years> Read More
Santa Claus Parade Friday evening> Read More
TaxTALK survey aim is to inform council> Read More