James “Van” Campbell

James "Van" Campbell

Longtime area resident James Van Campbell passed away peacefully with his family by his side at Jackson House in Ashcroft on Saturday, February 7, at the age of 90 years.

Van will be sadly missed by Daisy, his loving wife of over 70 years, as well as by his children John (Janice) Campbell of Vernon, Gloria (Bill) Alexandre of Edmonton, and Rick (Renita) Campbell of Cache Creek. He is also survived by his seven grandchildren Marty, Jodi, Lonnie, Raelene, Blaine, Michael, and Heather, as well as his seven great grandchildren.

Van was predeceased by his eldest son Lowrie Campbell in April of 2014, as well as by his brothers Verle Campbell and Dean Campbell, and his sister Wanda Allen.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held for Van at 11:00 am on Saturday, March 7, 2015 from the Crossroads Pentecostal Church at 1551 Stage Road in Cache Creek with Reverend Dave Murphy officiating.

In memory of Van, donations may be made to the Thompson View Manor Society, Box 318, Ashcroft, BC V0K 1A0

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