It is with sorrow that the family of Lorne Walter Belcher announces his passing on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 9:45 am in Columbia House in Invermere BC at the age of 79 years.
Lorne was born on December 27, 1934 in Edmonton, AB. Lorne enjoyed movies, buying and selling properties and vehicles, travelling and most of all, time with his loved ones. He had a quiet and gentle disposition and a quick sense of humour. Lorne will be missed by all who loved him.
Lorne is survived by his children Lorna (Jim) Duncan, Rita (Darrell) Peterson, David (Elena) Belcher, Paul (Calico) Belcher and Billie Matheson and his grandchildren Vanessa, Lee, Ian, Christie, Corrine, Jeffery, Craig, David, Amber, Jasmine, Cherish and Jade and his great grandchildren. He was predeceased by his loving wife Genene Belcher, son Robert Belcher, brother Bob Belcher, nephew Walter Belcher and grandson David Sivorot.
A memorial service for Lorne was held at McPherson Funeral Home in Cranbrook on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 1:00 pm. Cremation preceded the service. Those wishing to make a memorial donation In honour of Lorne may do so to the: Alzheimer Society of BC, #300, 828 – West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1E2.
Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.Condolences for the family can be offered at: