August Peter Nissen

Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Tuesday, June 24th, 2014.

August is predeceased by his parents and he is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Paula (Lena), sons Jorn (Joann) and William (Karen), daughter Nicolette (Kelly), grandchildren; Shane, Amy, Emily, Erika, Carli and Jessica.

August was a loving husband, a wonderful father and grandfather. He was an avid gardener and loved to meet new people and learn all about them. August will be deeply missed and ever loved!

Private family arrangements.

Special thanks to Dr. Neufeld and the caring staff at St. Joseph’s Hospital.

For those wishing, donations in August’s memory may be made to St. Joseph’s Hospital Foundation, 2137 Comox Ave., Comox, B.C., V9M 1P2.

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