Passed away peacefully at the Nanaimo Hospital after a short illness.
Don is survived by his beloved wife and best friend Jana, 2 daughters: Linda and Jane, and 3 grandchildren: Patrick, Cheryl-Lynne and Chelsey.
No service by his request, instead a donation can be made to the Nanaimo Hospital Palliative Care.
The family would like to wish their sincere thanks to the Nanaimo Hospital Palliative Care for all their care, hard work and dedication.
YATES FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORIUM(1-877-24-3848) in care of arrangements.