Howard Jesse Bloom

BLOOM, Howard Jesse

August 4, 1937 – August 11, 2005

Howard Jesse Bloom passed away after a courageous battle with cancer. Survived by his wife Betty and children Greg (Kim), Brenda (Greg), Darren. Beloved grandchildren, Krystal, Branden, Jorden, Jessi, Micheal and Brock.

Brothers Terry (Ann), Larry (Susan), Brian (Debbie). Also survived by aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Many thanks to family and friends, with a special thank-you to the staff at the Palliative Care Unit at Nanaimo General Hospital.


A celebration of life will take place Saturday, August 20 at 2:00 pm at Yates Funeral Home, 1000 Allsbrook Rd, Parksville BC, Reverend Foster Freed officiating.


In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Palliative Care Unit 1200 Dufferin Cres. Nanaimo, BC, or a charity of your choice.


He will always be remembered for his smile, wit and kind heart.