Ami August Viret

Ami August Viret

It is with sadness we announce the passing

of Ami Auguste Viret at Polson Place Special

Care Unit, Vernon, BC on May 14, 2008. Born,

November 30, 1929 in Gollion, Switzerland,

Ami came to Canada in 1952 and worked on

farms in High River, AB followed by logging on

Vancouver Island and fi nally to Cherryville in

1954 where he met and married June

Chouinard September 2, 1955. Ami will be

missed by his loving wife, June, to whom he

was married for fi fty-two years; daughter:

Chantal (Jean Claude), Switzerland; sons:

Rocky (Donalie), Cherryville, BC, Robin (Cindy),

Edmonton, AB, Serge (Suzanna), Cherryville,

BC, Marcel, Cherryville, BC and Jeffrey (Teresa),

Cherryville, BC. He is further survived by nine

grandsons, seven granddaughters and three

great grandchildren. By Ami’s request there

will be no service. Arrangements in the care of

Personal Alternative Funeral Services, #1, 4311

– 25th Avenue, Vernon, BC, 558-0866.





Vernon Morning Star

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