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March 30, 1951 - November 9, 2023

A Celebration of John's Life will take place on SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2023, at 1:00 PM (PST), in the Family Centre at SPRINGFIELD FUNERAL HOME, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. If you are unable to attend in person, please join the family online by Livestream at the time of the service (see below), a recording will be made available to view shortly thereafter.

The family is saddened to announce the passing of John Wayne Morrison of Kelowna, BC on November 9,2023, at the age of 72. John leaves behind a legacy filled with many friends and family members. He was proud of his grandchildren and was always quick to share a story of the many memories he made during his lifetime.

Born in Mirimichi, NB, John was brother to twelve siblings. He was predeceased by his mother, Wilda Taylor, and father, Joseph Raymond Morrison, and his brother, Howard. He leaves behind his wife, Dona; three children Natalie, John (Trudy), and Dennis (Jennifer); nine grandchildren Crista (Zack), Luke, Célina (Liam), Steel, Lyon, Makayla, Arielle, Hailey-Mae and Isabella-Rae; and great-grandchildren Benjamin, Stella, and Finley.

He has made a mark on all of our hearts and was always quick to lend a hand or an ear to anyone in need.

May he rest eternally.

To view the Livestream/recording or send the family condolences, please visit his obituary page at www.springfieldfuneralhome.com (or click the direct link with his name in it, just below).

Link: www.springfieldfuneralhome.com/obituaries/morrison-john-wayne
Condolence Messages
  • Nov 28, 2023
    Dennis and Family...On behalf of our family, we are all so very sorry for the loss of your Dad. He was an amazing man and welcomed so many people into his life. Will never forget him and will cherish every moment. We are so blessed to have met him. - Lana Pelletier
  • Nov 19, 2023
    I wish to extend heartfelt condolences to John's family. He was a lovely man.
    Kathy H. - Kathy Henry
  • Nov 18, 2023
    John was a sincere and authentic soul who shared his knowledge generously. I counted on his guidance more than once. I shall miss him. - Paula D.
  • Nov 15, 2023
    Dennis, I'm sorry to hear of your father's passing.
    John was a great guy and I will always remember the times we spent with him at your house and how inviting he was to all of us kids back then.
    Rest In Peace John
    - Adam Wilkinson
  • Nov 15, 2023
    Dennis and Family.
    I am saddened to hear of your father's passing. accept my condolences
    Linda Krull - Linda Krull