Pravin Makwana passed away peacefully on Monday July 20, 2015 at Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital at the age of 64 years. Pravin was born in Masaka, Uganda in Africa. He moved to England in 1971 and finally to Canada in 1975.
He is predeceased by his father Devjibhai, mother Diwaliben and sister Narmadaben.
Pravin is survived by his brothers Manu (Usha) of Calgary, Dhansukh of Toronto, Dilip (Nirmala) of Montrose, his sisters Kasiben of Jamnagar, India and Shantaben of London, UK and several nephews, nieces, grandnephews and grandnieces.
The Makwana family would like to thank Pravin’s G.P. Dr. Campbell, attending emergency room Dr. Saczek, the emergency nursing staff and the compassionate nursing staff on the third floor at KBRH. A heartfelt thank you to Kim and Al Stanley and family for providing care and a loving home for Pravin.
Friends and family of Pravin are invited to a Memorial Service to celebrate Pravin’s life at the Montrose Village Hall on Saturday July 25, 2015 at 3:00pm. Gwen Ziprick of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services has been entrusted with the arrangements. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence by visiting the family’s register at
As an expression of sympathy, donations in Pravin’s memory can be made to the Trail Association for Community Living; 1565 Bay Avenue, Trail, V1R 4B2.