January 11, 1963 – June 7, 2019
It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Ross Janzen. He lost his valiant battle with cancer surrounded by family. He was predeceased by his father John Janzen.
Lovingly and fondly remembered by mother Annette; brother Don (Ingrid); sister Barb (Mike); sister Carolin (Peter); children Islea, Faryn and Garret; childrens Mother Tabbie; loving partner Roberta; nieces Carley, Lyndsey, Micheala, Alyssa, Myah and Renee; nephews Rannan, Kaden, Christian, Mathias, Ellis and MacKenzie.
Ross was born and raised in Oliver. He was passionate and very knowledgeable about the outdoors. He loved hunting, fishing, camping, gardening and all sports, hockey being his number one. Ross was a talented craftsman who took pride in his work. He was always willing to help others, selfless in his attitude right until the end.
A celebration of life took place on June 14th, 5 p.m. at the Oliver Community Centre.
“It’s 5 O’Clock Somewhere”
The family would like to thank everyone who attended and for sharing their stories and music as well as wearing your sporting attire or Jimmy Buffet inspired t-shirts.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Oliver Parks and Recreation for a memorial bench at the arena in Ross’s name, c/o Oliver Parks and Recreation, PO Box 627, Oliver, BC V0H 1T0.
Condolences and tributes may be directed to the family by visiting www.nunes-pottinger.com
Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium, Oliver & Osseous
Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium
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