Paul Allen Ness passed away at the Kelowna General Hospital on Sunday, March 20th, 2016 at the age of 66 years.
Paul was born in Stettler, Alberta on April 12, 1949. He had lived in Dawson Creek for many years before moving to Chase two years ago. Paul enjoyed a long career as a truck driver, where he met many people. His passion for horses, fishing, and life with those friends and family will continue to affect our lives for eternity. His generosity and compassion has touched the many lives that have been lucky enough to know his heart and personality. He will live on as a legend through us all.
Paul will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Arlene; sons, Rex (Faye) and Edward (Angela) of Prince George; grandchildren, Ian (Sorcha), Elisha (Dallan) Patterson and Daniel; and great-granddaughter, Addison. He is also survived by his siblings, Howard (Stella), Myrna (Lance), Jackie (Merle), Joanne (Chris), Jeff, and Judy (Dewey). He was predeceased by his parents Donald and Alicia; sister, Elita Rae; and brother, William Jay.
A celebration of Paul’s life will be held from the Royal Canadian Legion, 515 Shuswap Ave., Chase, BC on Wednesday, March 30th at 2:00 p.m. Online condolences may be sent through Paul’s obituary at
Arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Home and Crematorium, Salmon Arm.