Shandal Edward “Ed”
1924 – 2002
Edward “Ed” Shandal, of Courtenay, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, October 2nd, 2002, at age 78. Predeceased by his son Garnet and brother Joe, he is survived by his wife of 53 years, Marie; sons Dean of Courtenay and Bob (Linda) of Surrey; daughter Susanne (Gerry) Dyson of Chilliwack; grandchildren Samantha and Duston; his mother Bernice Prybyla of Burnaby; sister Adela Norman in California; niece Suzan; nephew Jimmy and sister-in-law Yvette Shandal. Ed was well-known as a professional musician for nearly 45 years, while living in Burnaby, prior to moving to the Valley in 1992. A private family service was held on Tuesday, October 8th from the Chapel of COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, 1101 RYAN ROAD. For those wishing, donations in his memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Box 1225, Comox, B.C. V9N 7Z8 would be appreciated.