December 1, 1946 — May 12, 2012
William David Hobson passed away at KGH after a nearly two year battle with leukaemia. Survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Margaret, son Michael, daughter Heather Carter (Davin), granddaughters Emily and Lacey, brother Robert (Adair), aunt Rosemary Stiell and numerous extended family. Dave was born in Kelowna and an orchardist in the Belgo area for 37 years. He was very involved in the BC Fruit Growers Association, the BC Federation of Agriculture, the Canadian Federation of Agriculture, the Central Okanagan Heritage Society,
and Okanagan Mission Rotary Club. Special thanks to Dr. Jeff Brown, the nurses at KGH oncology ward on 4B, and the leukaemia unit at Vancouver General Hospital led by Dr. John Shepherd. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 26th at 2:00 pm at St. Andrews Anglican Church, 4619 Lakeshore Road, Kelowna. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The Canadian Cancer Society or the Central Okanagan Heritage Society.
The service for Hobson, David is scheduled for Saturday, May 26th at 2:00 pm. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.