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MURDOCH, William Lorin (Bill)

Passed away suddenly on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at the age of 66. Survived by his loving wife, Bev, of 43 years; two sons: Aaron and Lorin (Wendy) both of West Kelowna; granddaughter Brooklynn; sister Carolyn Hambleton of Port Moody and his extended family. Predeceased by his mother, father and sister. Bill loved the outdoors, especially hunting, fishing and even started snowboarding at the age of 60. He enjoyed working and was always helping others.

A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, June 4th at 4:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.

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Wednesday, June 4th at 4:00 pm

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The service for MURDOCH, William Lorin (Bill) is scheduled for Wednesday, June 4th at 4:00 pm . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Bruce and Kathy Sielski says:

    Dear Bev, Aaron and Lorne:

    Our sincerest condolences the loss of your husband and Father.


    Bruce and Kathy

  • Andy Bouchard says:

    My sincere shock & condolences to the family of such a great man! His friendship was one i will always cherish! His kind & helpful heart will be missed greatly by all those that were fortunate enough to have had the honor of having him in their lives..

    • bev murdoch says:

      bill cherished all his friendships. my family and I thank you for your kind words.

      bev murdoch

  • Gary and Sharon Brown says:

    Bev, Aaron and Lorin and
    We want to express our condolences to you in this time of sorrow. Good people are taken from us to early in life. Bill will be missed and has left a huge void in your lives. We hope the attached picture will help keep those great memories.

    • bev murdoch says:

      thank you both for the condolence. I absolutely love the picture of aaron and bill at the hockey game. thank you again.

      bev, aaron, lorin and wendy

  • Carol Sielski says:

    I’m going to miss my bro-in-law Bill! He was always up for a debate & shared his passions with all who would listen. His funny facial expressions would have you rolling! Rest in peace, Bill! Stay strong Bev, Aaron & Lorin – my thoughts are & prayers are with you. Carol

  • DAWN says:

    So sorry to read about Bill..I use to work at Johnny Meats in West Kelowna and served Bill and enjoyed his jokes and humour..Thoughts to the family:-)

    • bev murdoch says:

      dawn, thank you very much for your kind words. as someone mentioned, bill told jokes, but they weren’t very funny. that’s bill for you. missed seeing you at johnny’s.

      bev murdoch

  • Craig Musgrove says:

    I learnt of this on Friday the 30th.. I am still in shock.. Dude I am so going to miss your BS’ing we did everytime I showed up at the shop… you have the right sense of humor and John and I speak of you often… Till we meet again Bill!

  • Scott Hodgins says:

    Sorry for your loss.. Bill’s cheerful smile and bad jokes will be greatly missed..

  • Moe Redding says:

    I was shocked to hear of Bill’s passing. I have a lot of great memories of playing ball and hockey and sharing the odd (cold one) with him and Egli in the good old days. My thoughts are with you and your family.
    Moe and Eileen Redding

  • Ron & Joyce Smith says:

    Dear Bev & Family,
    We are so sorry for your loss and want you to know our thoughts are with you. Bill will be truly missed.

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