We announce the untimely passing of Steve Prystupa in the Vernon Jubilee Hospital on Monday, March 23rd, 2015 at the age of 82 years. Steve is survived by his loving family, wife Rita of Vernon, his three children one daughter Dona Keyes of Kelowna, two sons, John (Diane) Prystupa of Vernon and Bob Prystupa of Lumby, three grandchildren, Stefanie, Justin and Nicholas, one great-granddaughter Sofia, Rita’s five children, and their partners, and Rita’s siblings who became special friends, their families and many dear friends. Steve is further survived by one brother Bill of Grand Prairie, Alberta and two sisters, Lena Shewchuk of Grand Prairie, Alberta and Sonya (Bennie) Jaskiw of Vernon, and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. Steve was predeceased by his first wife Myrna and his second wife Sylvia.

Funeral Service will be held at 1:30 pm on Friday, March 27th, 2015 at the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. A reception will be held in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room. In lieu of flowers those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Steve may do so to the Canadian Diabetic Association. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME. (250) 542-4333. Condolences may be offered at

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