February 25, 1939 – May 16, 2015

Josip passed away suddenly, but peacefully, at his home in Qualicum Beach, BC on May 16, 2015, at the age of 76.

Josip was born in Croatia on February 25, 1939. He leaves his loving and devoted wife Jelka, after 55 years of marriage. Josip will also be greatly missed by his only daughter, Emilia (Michael) Easthom of Port Alberni, BC, his grandchildren, Ryan and Chad, and his great-grandchild, Cooper. Josip also leaves many extended family in his homeland of Croatia.

Josip was a dedicated husband and family man who enjoyed hunting and especially fishing.

A Funeral Service was held on

Friday, May 22, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the

Yates Funeral Chapel in Parksville, BC.

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