September 16th, 1922
— April 22nd, 2004
John Edward Harshey passed away at St. Joseph’s General Hospital in Comox on April 24th, 2004. John was predeceased by his brother Chester, his sister Frances and his aunt Daisy Payne. John leaves behind, his wife of 54 years Mary; his children: Jean (Pete) of Terrace, Mary (Jay) of Cumberland, John (Denise) of Cumberland, Mike (Penny) of Fort St. John, Sandra of Cumberland and Suzanne (Jim) of Union Bay; 12 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren his sisters Jean, Joyce (Frank), and Gladys (George); many nieces, nephews and friends. John spent 25 years in the Air Force and was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion (Cumberland Branch). He worked for 5 years with the R.C.M.P. John loved gardening, golf, a good game of cards, camping and hunting. A gathering of family and friends to celebrate John’s life will take place at the Cumberland Legion on Saturday, May 8th, 2004 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to COMOX VALLEY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORIUM, 1101 RYAN ROAD. Donations in John’s memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C. & Yukon, P.O. Box 1225, Comox, BC V9N 7Z8 with appreciation. The family would like to thank the nurses of ICU 2nd floor for their care while dad was sick. Also thanks to everyone who said prayers for dad.