Lester Truman Jordan

It is with great sadness that we announce that our Dad Lester T. Jordan, aged 86 passed away peacefully in the early hours of Tuesday April 22, 2014. Dad worked at various occupations throughout his life, but graduated with a Bachelor of Education from the U of C in 1970, and never looked back. He loved teaching, and was dedicated to his students and to his profession. When he retired at 65 he continued to substitute teach until he was 70 years old. Dad earned a Masters Degree from Gonzage University and was only a few courses away from his doctorate. He was predeceased by his loving wife Terry (April 2011) and is survived by his sister Helen Bromhead, by his daughters Christine (Ross) and Karen (Garry), by his four grandchildren, his three great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service will be held Tuesday, April 29 at 10:30 a.m. at First Memorial Funeral Services, 1211 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mem.com and searching his name under stories. Arrangements entrusted to First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna, BC, 250-762-2299.

Salmon Arm Observer


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