Gordon Garland passed away suddenly while at his residence in Summerland on March 3, 2008. He was born July 29, 1923 in Gaultois, Newfoundland. Gordon is survived by his three children; Stuart (Linda), Sonia (Tom), Brian (Brenda); plus 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Gordon was predeceased by his beloved wife Jean in 2004. Gordon joined the British Air Force and served as a rear tail gunner in World War II. He then joined the Canadian Armed Forces in November 11, 1943 and retired after 30 years of service. Gordon also enjoyed his many years as a Legion member. After extensive travelling, Jean and Gordon chose Summerland as their retirement destination. As per Gordon’s wishes no memorial service will be held. Memorial tributes in Gordon’s memory may be directed to the Scholarship Fund of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 22, P.O. Box 370, Summerland, B.C. V0H 1Z0.

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