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PAQUIN, Ron (Ronald)

January 1, 1970 — January 1, 1970

In Memory of

Ron Paquin, of Kelowna, passed away peacefully with his loving wife by his side, on the morning of October 19, 2015.

Ron was born in Gravelbourg, Saskatchewan on November 19, 1928, during the depression.

Ron moved to Edmonton to pursue his career as a Professional Photographer. He met his wife Syl and was married in 1954.  They moved to Grande Prairie where they raised their family of three sons.  He is survived by his wife Syl and sons Robert (Roxanne), Emery (Barb), David (Cathy), also nine grandchildren, Justin (Jess), Ryan (Dusty), Christine (Adam), Jonathan (Stephanie), Andre, Jeremy (Chantelle), Corey, Danielle (Darcy), Marie and six great grandchildren.  Ron is also survived by his sisters Jeanine, Alda and Colette, and his brother-in-law Eugene (Mary Jane), many nieces and nephews and predeceased by his brother Gerald and his sister-in-law Ollie.

Ron retired in 1979 to Kelowna where he enjoyed fishing and snowmobiling with his close friends.

His memory and kindness will live on in our hearts forever.

His celebration of life will be at Springfield Funeral Home 2020 Springfield Rd., Kelowna, BC on Friday, October 23, 2015 at 1:00 pm followed by a private interment in the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery. Should family or friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to the Kelowna Cancer Clinic or BC Alzheimer Society.  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.”

Friday, October 23, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for PAQUIN, Ron (Ronald) is scheduled for Friday, October 23, 2015 at 1:00 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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  • Lori Griffith says:

    Dear Sylvia and family. So sorry to hear about Ron’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Ken & Dolores Griffith and family. says:

    Our deepest sympathies to you Sylvia and your family. Our thoughts and Prayers are with you. Ron’s friendship over the years will always be cherished.

  • Ted and Iris Halwa says:

    Dear Syl and Family, Our sincere sympathy to you and your family on the passing of Ron. May all the precious memories give you peace and comfort. Love, Ted and Iris

  • Pat (Cepela) Olson says:

    My sympathy in the loss of a dear husband, father and friend. Although it
    has been years since I have seen you, I haven’t forgotten you and Ron and
    think of you each time I drive down 111th avenue. Ron leaves many memories for the families who were blessed with photos of their young
    children. He was a marvelous photographer and so patient.
    With sincere sympathy, Pat Olson

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