Valere (Val) Larson was born April 22, 1943 in Olds, AB. He passed away September 20, 2018 at the age of 75 years. He is survived by his loving wife Marilynne, daughter Wendy Sanderson of Kelowna, BC, step daughters, Teri Bourne (Dan Madigan) of Calgary, AB, Jodi Bourne of Athabasca, AB and Cindi Sawchuk (Denny) of Athabasca, AB, grandchildren Karli, Kurtis and Konar Sanderson, step grandchildren T.J. and Ali Sawchuk and great grandchildren Leo Faber and Dominic Sanderson. Sadly, he was predeceased by his first wife Chris, son Mike, brother Larry and parents Vic and Kay.
Val was known for his love of golf and woodworking. He was a member of the Sunset Ranch Golf Course where he was especially proud of his “Hole in One” accomplishment. Val was also known for the many puzzles he sold at the Kelowna Farmer’s Market as well as surrounding areas and even markets in Arizona.
A Celebration of Val’s Life will be held on Thursday, September 27th, 2018 at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Rd, Kelowna, BC. Should family and friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to a charity of their choice. If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”