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VENUS, Kenneth Robert

VENUS, Kenneth Robert

May 17, 1956 – Dec 16, 2018

Kenneth Robert Venus passed away peacefully at KGH on December 16, 2018 following a battle of COPD with family by his side. He is survived by his daughter Kelly and son Shawn, grandchildren Hailey 17, Kayla 13, Orion 12, Sisters Laura and Adel and plenty of extended family. Predeceased by his mother Joyce McSween Venus, born December 10, 1932 – passed August 29, 1976, father Robert Albert Venus, born May 3, 1924 – passed May 3, 2013, sister Brenda Joyce Venus, born Nov 29, 1963 – passed Sept 21, 2001. Kenneth was born in Calgary, Alberta where he lived until age 7, the family moved to Dawson BC then to Kelowna, BC where he made it his home. Ken was a devoted son and father, he cared for his mother until she passed away and was always there for his children. He was a hard worker his whole life driving logging or general transport. Working a lot of time in Northern Alberta and British Columbia but always returning home to Kelowna and his kids. Ken is and will be dearly missed by many people, family and friends, we will always remember and treasure the good times spent with a very good man. Special thanks to the staff at KGH for their compassion.

Arrangements in care of Everden Rust Funeral Services, (250) 860-6440.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.everdenrust.com

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Condolence Messages
  • Dec 19, 2018
    Our condolences to the family. Ken was a good friend.
    Vickie and Joe
  • Dec 19, 2018
    Kelly, Shawn, and family, Our condolences on the passing of your dad, we spent a lot of happy times with your Dad, he was such a great guy, always treated people with respect and was a lot of fun to be around. Rip Kenny, you will be missed! Harry & Dar Karpinsky
  • Dec 19, 2018
    Kelly, Shawn and family,
    My condolences to all of you. Your dad has been my best friend for many years and was always there for me. I will miss so him so much. Kelly I thank you from the bottom of my heart for letting me see him at the hospital
    R.I.P Ken. xx
    Lisa Ismond
  • Dec 18, 2018
    Kelly, Shawn, family, our condolences in your loss, we have known Ken for a lot of years, he will be missed.
    Rene & Irene Dureault
  • Dec 18, 2018
    So sorry to hear about your loss...We will remember Ken at theMickeys pub always with a a grin💕💕