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FILE - Actress Jennifer Aniston, left, poses with her father, actor John Aniston, after she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on Feb. 23, 2012. John Aniston, the Emmy-winning star of the daytime soap opera “Days of Our Lives” and father of Jennifer Aniston, has died at age 89. The actor’s daughter posted a tribute to him Monday morning on Instagram, announcing that he had died Friday, Nov. 11. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

John Aniston, star of ‘Days of Our Lives,’ dead at 89

Aniston also starred in The West Wing, Gilmore Girls

 

James Herbert Blake

February 21, 1935 - November 14, 2022In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Nov 14, 2022

 

Cecile Lilianne Toma

April 1, 1926 - November 12, 2022In loving memory ~ It is…

  • Nov 12, 2022

 

Retired Vernon B.C. Supreme Court Justice Frank Cole has died at the age of 79. (Morning Star - file photo)

Retired Vernon Justice remembered for work ethic, laughter

Supreme Court Justice Frank Cole (retired) dies at age 79

Retired Vernon B.C. Supreme Court Justice Frank Cole has died at the age of 79. (Morning Star - file photo)

Ann Morabito

December 13, 1952 - October 28, 2022In loving memory ~ Ann Morabito…

  • Oct 28, 2022

Merle Jones

March 1, 1928 - October 12, 2022In loving memory ~ Merle Jones…

  • Oct 12, 2022

Doug Stuart

October 10, 2022In loving memory ~ Doug Stuart, 69, of Revelstoke, peacefully…

  • Oct 10, 2022

Raymond Jack Korenko

October 21, 1945 - October 8, 2022In loving memory ~ Raymond Jack…

  • Oct 8, 2022

Frederick William Neale

March 30, 1947 - October 7, 2022In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Oct 7, 2022

Cecilia Barajas Roebuck

January 10, 1960 - September 26, 2022In Loving Memory ~ Cecilia Barajas…

  • Sep 26, 2022
Claire Wickett took this photo of Queen Elizabeth II outside the Vernon Recreation Centre in March 1983, while sitting atop the shoulders of her dad, Ian Wickett. The Queen and Prince Philip visited Vernon to help the city celebrate its 90th anniversary. (Salmon Arm Observer Collection, archives @ R.J. Haney Heritage Village Museum)

Vernon residents fondly remember lunch with Her Majesty

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip were in town in 1983 to celebrate Vernon’s 90th anniversary

Claire Wickett took this photo of Queen Elizabeth II outside the Vernon Recreation Centre in March 1983, while sitting atop the shoulders of her dad, Ian Wickett. The Queen and Prince Philip visited Vernon to help the city celebrate its 90th anniversary. (Salmon Arm Observer Collection, archives @ R.J. Haney Heritage Village Museum)

Robert “Bob” Berkley Bennison

February 20, 1940 - August 31, 2022In loving memory ~ Bob Bennison…

  • Aug 31, 2022

Kevin Oscar Pelttari

June 18, 1957 - August 24, 2022In loving memory ~ Kevin Oscar…

  • Aug 24, 2022

Lorelei (Lee) Campbell

August 10, 1936 - August 15, 2022In loving memory ~ Lee passed…

  • Aug 15, 2022
Olivia Newton John performs during the Viña del Mar International Song Festival at the Quinta Vergara in Viña del Mar, Chile, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Believed to be one of the largest musical events in Latin America, the annual five-day festival was inaugurated in 1960. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

Olivia Newton-John, beloved star of Grease, dead at 73

Newton-John ‘passed away peacefully at her Ranch in Southern California this morning’

Olivia Newton John performs during the Viña del Mar International Song Festival at the Quinta Vergara in Viña del Mar, Chile, Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017. Believed to be one of the largest musical events in Latin America, the annual five-day festival was inaugurated in 1960. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)

Wanda Watson

December 3, 1949 - August 6, 2022In loving memory ~ Our world…

  • Aug 6, 2022
FILE - Actor Nichelle Nichols speaks during the Creation Entertainment’s Official Star Trek Convention at The Westin O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill., Sunday, June 8, 2014. Nichols, who gained fame as Lt. Ntoya Uhura on the original “Star Trek” television series, died Saturday, July 30, 2022, her family said. She was 89. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)

Nichelle Nichols, Lt. Uhura on ‘Star Trek,’ has died at 89

Nichols more recently known for role in TV series ‘Heroes’

FILE - Actor Nichelle Nichols speaks during the Creation Entertainment’s Official Star Trek Convention at The Westin O’Hare in Rosemont, Ill., Sunday, June 8, 2014. Nichols, who gained fame as Lt. Ntoya Uhura on the original “Star Trek” television series, died Saturday, July 30, 2022, her family said. She was 89. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, File)
FILE - Bill Russell grins at announcement that he had been named coach of the Boston Celtics basketball team, April 18, 1966. (AP Photo, File)

Bill Russell, NBA great and Celtics legend, dies at 88

Russell was first ever Black head coach of any major U.S. sport

FILE - Bill Russell grins at announcement that he had been named coach of the Boston Celtics basketball team, April 18, 1966. (AP Photo, File)

Morley McElree

August 31, 1931 - July 28, 2022In Loving Memory ~ It is…

  • Jul 28, 2022

Edwin Michael “Ed” Mariash

June 25, 1951 - July 16, 2022In loving memory ~ Edwin Michael…

  • Jul 16, 2022