Gordon Douglas Koester

On Tuesday, November 16, 2010 Gordon Douglas Koester of Barriere, passed away at Kelowna, B.C. at the age of 62 years.

He is survived by his loving wife Laurallie; his daughter Monica (Dennis) Vanderzwan and granddaughter Jennifer; his son Gerald (Marcia) Koester and grandsons Nick, Geoffrey and Jacob; son Rob (Val) Burnett and granddaughters Jessica and Stephanie.

Gordon was born November 6, 1948 in Calgary, Alberta.

He was a loving husband, father and papa.

He will be forever in our hearts.

Friends are invited to join with the family for a Graveside Service to be held in the Barriere Memorial Cemetery on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 at 1:00 p.m. A reception will follow in the Barriere Community (Lion’s) Hall.

The family wish to thank all the paramedics, doctors and nurses who were there to help at this most difficult time.

Should friends desire, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 201 – 635 Victoria Street, Kamloops, BC V2C 2B3 in memory of Gordon would be appreciated.

Condolences may be expressed at www.schoenings.com

Arrangements entrusted to Schoening Funeral Service, Kamloops.


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