John Renzie

John Renzie

June 15, 1935 – June 16, 2018
John Renzie passed away on June 16, 2018 at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital. He was born on June 15, 1935 in Creston, BC.

John is survived by his loving wife of 60 years,  Iris, daughter Sandra (Sam) (Eric) Olson, son: David (Christine) Renzie, grandchildren; Eric (Rachael) Olson, Adam Olson (Carolyn Harper), Alexsandra (Allie) and Elizabeth Renzie, great grandchildren: Abby, Mareike and Zoe Olson,  brother Dean (Jessie) Renzie, sister Rose (Jim) Donaldson, brother-in-law Wayne (Beryl) Gawley, sister-in-law Carol Kozak , faithful companion George as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

John worked for over 30 years with BCTV and was instrumental in bringing BC TV to the Kootenays. John also loved his gardening, woodworking, baking bread and electronics.

There will not be a service by John’s request. Brent Long of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with arrangements.

As an expression of sympathy, donations in John’s name may be made to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation at 1200 Hospital Bench, Trail, BC, V1R 4M1 or online at

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