Edward Roy Nagurski
September 26, 1923 November 24, 2008
We are saddened to announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend, Edward Roy Nagurski of Kamloops following a brief stay at hospice.
Ed was born on September 23 in Birds Hill (Winnipeg), beloved husband of Halia (married August 22, 1942), father to Christopher David (Kit & Trudy), Charlette Susan (Roger Allan) and Timothy Edward (Patrick Gerard), and sister Mildred Irene Taylor. After a long and distinguished career of 45 years with the Canadian National Railway, Ed retired in 1989, enjoying travel throughout North America and abroad including an avid interest in Reno and Las Vegas.
Past interests include the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers, the Moose Lodge and Edward was a fraternal brother in the Masonic Temple.
As requested, a simple service of committal will be held on Wednesday, November 26 for immediate family to be followed by a celebration of Eds life at his home. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Edwards family would like to thank Dr. Paul Yanko and the wonderful staff at the Snowden Hospice.
In memory of Edward and in lieu of flowers donations to the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Hospice Home in Edwards name would be greatly appreciated, 72 Whiteshield Crescent South, Kamloops, B.C. V2E 2S9. Thank you.
On-line condolences may be expressed at
Arrangements entrusted to
Schoening Funeral Service, telephone 250-374-1454.