Obituary

Graeme Roberts, who was mayor of Nanaimo from 1984-86, died this month at age 89. (Photo courtesy Nanaimo Community Archives)

City of Nanaimo flags at half-mast as former mayor Graeme Roberts dies at 89

‘Giant-killer’ beat out Frank Ney in mayoral election in 1984

 

Lorraine Lois Lajeunesse

June 6, 2021A good woman is gone and her absence is already…

  • Jun 6, 2021

 

Brian Mahaffey

May 28, 2021It is with great sadness that we announce the passing…

  • May 28, 2021

 

Lauretta Di Rocco

August 12, 1923 - May 28, 2021It is with great sadness and…

  • May 28, 2021

Bradley Robinson

April 30, 1934 - May 22, 2021Brad passed away peacefully May 22,…

  • May 22, 2021

Lauren Deanne ‘Laurie’ Clarke

April 7, 1957 - May 22, 2021It is with great sadness we…

  • May 22, 2021

Maria Caldarulo

April 14, 1930 - May 18, 2021Beloved Mother, Nonna, BisNonna, passed away…

  • May 18, 2021

Annette Duerr

May 12, 2021It is with great sadness that we announce the passing…

  • May 12, 2021

Beverley Morgan

May 12, 2021It is with great sadness we share the news of…

  • May 12, 2021

Kelly Elizabeth Urry

May 7, 2021We are sad to announce that on May 7, 2021…

  • May 7, 2021
Olympia Dukakis as seen on Netflix’s “Tales of The City” (2019). (Hand-out photo: Alison Cohn Rosa / ©Netflix / Courtesy: Everett Collection via CP Images)

Oscar-winning ‘Moonstruck’ star Olympia Dukakis dies at 89

The veteran stage and screen actor’s flair for maternal roles helped her win and Cher’s mother in the romantic comedy

Olympia Dukakis as seen on Netflix’s “Tales of The City” (2019). (Hand-out photo: Alison Cohn Rosa / ©Netflix / Courtesy: Everett Collection via CP Images)

Melody Starr Bell (nee Bergen)

April 25, 1949 - April 27, 2021It is with great sorrow that…

  • Apr 27, 2021

Kenneth David Bruner

April 9, 1939 - April 25, 2021Ken passed away suddenly at his…

  • Apr 25, 2021

Elaine Christian

January 12, 1940 - April 23, 2021It is with heavy and broken…

  • Apr 23, 2021

Alan Clifford ‘Al’ Marshall

May 24, 1951 - April 15, 2021Alan passed away April 15, 2021…

  • Apr 15, 2021

Ivar Arnold Rage

March 22, 1932 - April 12, 2021Ivar's family is saddened to announce…

  • Apr 12, 2021

Marion ‘Peggy’ Hess

February 14, 1929 - April 6, 2021Marion (Peggy) Hess passed away on…

  • Apr 6, 2021

Chris Hayhurst

June 13, 2018In Loving Memory of Chris Hayhurst ~ Our hearts are…

  • Jun 13, 2018