February 1, 1933 – July 8, 2021
Don Throssell loving husband, father, grandfather passed away peacefully with family by his side at the age of 88.
Don is survived by his wife of 67 years Leona. His children Rick (Maryanne), Diane (Neil), Doug (Tamara). 6 grandchildren and 9 great – grandchildren.
Don over the years has had many different occupations before he settled and worked as a saw filer for Chaston Saw company. In 1971 Don with partner Walter Chaston started a business called Chaston Industrial Saw. Don remained manager until his retirement in 1993.
Don found solace at his property in the Shuswap, many family memories were made there.
Don was known for his woodworking ability, always willing to help others, his infectious smile and strong faith.
Our family would like to thank Langley Gardens for the outstanding care Don received.
Our hearts are heavy with the loss of you, but you didn’t go alone, part of us all went with you the day God called you home.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
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