Category: In Memoriam

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Claus Schunke

Documentary Projects, In Memoriam 21 May 19

Claus Schunke passed away on April 5, 2019. Claus made many contributions to our area, including getting KCR’s building on the register of Chinese Canadian historic places. In 2016, he successfully nominated Nelson’s former Chinatown as a provincial heritage site and organized the memorial stone that now sits at the corner of Vernon and Hall… Read More »

Suzy Hamilton

In Memoriam 12 Nov 18

Suzy Hamilton (1947 – 2016) Suzy Hamilton passed away peacefully at her home in Nelson BC the morning of September 11, 2016. She was 69. Suzy will be remembered in the community for her leadership on environmental and social causes and her generosity of spirit. Among her many accomplishments, Suzy was a founding member of… Read More »

James Miller

In Memoriam 12 Nov 18

James Miller (1952-2015) James passed away in July 2015 shortly after he celebrated his 63rd birthday. 8 years of Zen Riot, over 400 shows… “B-sides, oddities and rarities with a twist of surrealistic Bohemianism.” He will be deeply missed. (this photo of James taken in July 2013 as part of “A Day in the Life… Read More »

Bill Moore

In Memoriam 12 Nov 18

Thumbdrive originally aired bi-weekly in the Fall season of 2016. The show featured Stephanie Myers and her roommate, the late Bill Moore. “Bill is blind and has a great collection of music saved to a thumbdrive. Stephanie helps him play the songs. And together they have a ton of fun on the radio. Tune in and you’ll… Read More »

Wade Porter

In Memoriam 12 Nov 18

Wade Porter April 10, 1964 – July 14, 2018 Wade was born in London, Ont. He graduated from Fanshawe College in broadcasting and later became a local radio show host. He was charismatic, fun loving, a great storyteller, and generously shared his wealth of knowledge with everyone. He moved to Nelson, BC in 1995 and… Read More »