Obituary Notice — Ronald “Paul” Thomson

Ronald “Paul” Thomson passed away at Mt. Cartier Court Extended Care, Revelstoke on Friday, June 21st, 2013 at the age of 76 years.  There will be a Celebration of Paul’s life at a later date in Winnipeg.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson Society of B.C., 600 – 890 West Pender Street, Vancouver, B.C. V6C 1J9, in memory of Paul.

Paul was born in Gravenhurst, Ontario on July 4, 1936, and had been a resident of Revelstoke for 22 years.  Paul enjoyed operating sawmills and had a passion for building things from wood and lumber.  He especially enjoyed his time on his property at Three Valley Gap.

Paul was predeceased by his wife Kit, brother Brock and sister Marie.  He is survived by three children: Cam Thomson of Three Valley Gap, Scott Thomson of Newmarket, Ontario and Paula Thomson of Winnipeg; six grandchildren: Alex, Nick, Morgan, Jason, Terra and Chantel and two brothers, Morley and Peter Thomson, both of Ontario.

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Cremation arrangements were in the care of Brandon Bowers Funeral Home, Revelstoke.