Lance Wendall Jansen

April 23, 1928 – October 24, 2012

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear father, brother, grandfather and almost great grandfather.

He was born in Montreal, April 23, 1928. When he was 13 the family moved to BC. He was a salesperson by trade and got his Real Estate license when he was 40. He loved animals, nature, garage sales, sun tanning, and playing poker with the Guys, being a good listener, telling jokes, deserts road trips, cactus, picnicking and his home which was his castle.

He was survived by two daughters, Janice Bernhard and husband Hans of Courtenay, B.C. and Judy Jansen of Henderson, Nevada.

Granddaughter Tiffany Bernhard and husband Jared of Courtenay, B.C.

Brothers, Ron Miller of Powell River and Max Miller and wife Lynn of Abbotsford, B.C.

Fuzzy Face Pals, “Indy” and “Lila”, Dad’s best friends, “Lucy Rose”, “Duff” and “Peanut.”

You will be missed by many loving friends, Georgina, Rene, Kevin, Jan, John, Sheila, Diane, Toby, Kelly, Markus, Norman, Dale, Jackie, Patti, Karen, Sandy.

A Celebration of Life will be held in the New Year!

We will carry you in our hearts forever Dad and we hope you are winning at Poker with Bobby…


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