Obituary

Rosina "Rosa" Hefti

Rosina “Rosa” Hefti

November 16, 1919 - June 16, 2019It is with great sadness that…

  • Jun 16, 2019
Rosina "Rosa" Hefti
Midge Ruttan-Jones (nee Taylor)

Midge Ruttan-Jones (nee Taylor)

October 13, 1938 - April 22, 2019It is with great sadness that…

  • Apr 22, 2019
Midge Ruttan-Jones (nee Taylor)
Friends identify Judith Rose Burke as the victim of Sunday’s fatal apartment fire. (Judith Burke Facebook)

Remembering Judith Rose Burke

Burke died during a fire in her fourth-floor apartment in Esquimalt on Sunday

Friends identify Judith Rose Burke as the victim of Sunday’s fatal apartment fire. (Judith Burke Facebook)
Len Anderson (Anderson Family photo)

Victoria basketball community mourns lifetime officiant

Len Anderson was a basketball officiant for 63 years

Len Anderson (Anderson Family photo)
Orrie Tetoga Falesau, AKA “Orilla” was part of the local band Grossbuster and Tuff Jelly. He passed away on March 31, 2019 (Facebook/ Victoria Ska and Regga Festival)

Victoria loses local ska musician

Orrie Tetoga Falesau, also known as Orilla, died on March 31

Orrie Tetoga Falesau, AKA “Orilla” was part of the local band Grossbuster and Tuff Jelly. He passed away on March 31, 2019 (Facebook/ Victoria Ska and Regga Festival)
Patrick Lane laughs with partner Lorna Crozier. (File photo)

Canadian poet and novelist Patrick Lane remembered for his timeless works

Lane, 79, lived in Saanichton and lectured at the University of Victoria

Patrick Lane laughs with partner Lorna Crozier. (File photo)
Greg Evans looks through boxes in the Esquimalt Municipal Archives. Evans died Dec. 3 at the age of 66. (File photo)

Greater Victoria historian and beer expert Greg Evans dies

Evans was well known on the beer scene, and worked for several B.C. musuems

Greg Evans looks through boxes in the Esquimalt Municipal Archives. Evans died Dec. 3 at the age of 66. (File photo)
Prolific UVic political science professor passes away

Prolific UVic political science professor passes away

Associate Professor Emeritus Norman Ruff inspired entire generations of scholars at the university

Prolific UVic political science professor passes away