June 14, 1945 – November 28, 2018
It is with the deepest sorrow we announce the passing of Darwyn on November 28th 2018 at NRGH.
Darwyn was a member of the Lions Club since 1983 and was a two term president of the Royal Canadian Legion. He served on the Board of Nanaimo Traveller’s Lodge. He spent many hours working for the community.
Darwyn was born in Moose Jaw Saskatchewan but spent most of his young life in Regina surrounded by a large and loving family.
He was predeceased by his wife Olga (Olly), his mother (Eva), his niece Kari-Anne and many much loved family in Regina.
Darwyn is survived by his son Daniel (Kim), his grandchildren Erin, Cole and Chantelle. Two great-grandchildren Tripp and Grey. His brother Ivan (Diane), his niece Tanya (David), and their children Britney and Cito. His loving companion Diane and special friends of over 40 years Harold and David. Many members of his family in Regina for whom he cared for very deeply. Predominately the Ortman family of Regina of which his mother was a member.
A funeral service for Darwyn will be held on Tuesday 11th of December at Sands Funeral Chapel in Nanaimo at 12 Noon. Followed by interment at Cedar Valley Nanaimo.
Please no flowers but rather donations be made to the BC Kidney Foundations in Darwyns name.
Sands Funeral Chapel Cremation and Reception Centre (Nanaimo