John Stephen Michek

MICHEK, John Stephen passed away peacefully at Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Salmon Arm, BC, on Tuesday, July 14, 2009 at the age of 85 years.

John was born in Nanaimo, BC on July 28, 1923. He had been a longtime resident of Quesnel, where he and his wife, Jacqueline, operated J and J Shoes together until 1985. In 1995, they moved to the Salmon Arm area.

John will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Jacqueline; children, Virginia Dallas of Kelowna, Bob Michek of Quesnel, James Michek of New Westminster and Cathy Michek of Kelowna; grandchildren, Michael Dallas, Christopher (Ashley) Dallas, Andrea Michek, Janice Michek, Charlene Michek, Julianna Michek and Jesse Michek; two great-grandchildren, Christina and Rachel Dallas; and sister, Gertrude Johns. He was predeceased by his son, John in 2004.

A celebration of John’s life was held from the chapel of Bowers Funeral Home on Monday, July 20th at 11:00 am.

Condolences may be sent to sympathy@bowersfuneralservice.com

Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.