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Christopher Hensbergen

April 28, 1952 - January 28, 2013


On Monday January 28, 2013, Mr. Christopher Ernest (Chris) Hensbergen of Oliver passed away peacefully at the South Okanagan General Hospital at the age of 60 years.

He was predeceased by his father Lucas in September of 2009.

Chris will be lovingly remembered by his family including his mother Joyce

and brother Glen (Juanita); niece Trina (Eljay) Camponi; great-niece Brianna Elizabeth and great-nephew Carter Lucas; niece Jodi (Kevin) Green; auntie Jean and cousins.

Chris enjoyed his leisure time playing pool.

Following cremation, the ashes will be taken to his beloved Nova Scotia.

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Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service, Oliver & Osoyoos.


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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Jim MacNaughton
Relation: friend of Joyce

Dear Joyce- my heart goes out to you Joyce, Barb and I are so sorry to read of Christophers death… It seems that it was just a short time ago that his Dad died- Having spent time in Nova Scotia, I can now understand the draw for family to take Chris home… our heart felt prayers and thoughts are with you… love to you Joyce…. Jim

From: sandra Laframboise
Relation: Friend

To Joyce and Famly.
Harvey and I are so sorry for your loss, Chris was a Great Guy,and will be dearly missed
Love to you all

From: Sue McNabb
Relation: Long time friend

Joyce & family, I was saddened to hear of Chris’s passing. There are no words to aptly express my sympathy to you all. Just know that you are in my thoughts and prayers, Love, Sue

From: Melda Colford
Relation: friend of his Mom's

Joyce, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love Melda

From: Trina Camponi
Relation: He was my uncle

Dear Gramma, Dad & Mom,
I’m so sorry that Uncle Chris is gone, but so glad that you were all with him and that he passed peacefully. Please know that our hearts have been/are with you all in Oliver. Love and miss you all so much!
RIP uncle Chris – we love and miss you!

From: Keith & Nola Bradbury
Relation: Friend of Luke &Joyce

Joyce, Nola and I send our condolences and we feel for your loss. Our thoughts are with you.Love from Nola and Keith

From: Diny Kant
Relation: Friendin

Live Joyce Ik wens je heel veel sterkte met dit grote verlies in gedachte ben ik bij je.Een kind te verliezen is verschrikkelijk,woorden schieten te kort iK wens jou en dle Fam heel veel sterkte in deze zware dagen. liefs Diny Kant

From: Jodi Hensbergen
Relation: Niece

Been thinking of you a lot these past few days Uncle Chris.. celebrated you on your birthday as well. I am so thankful to have spent some time with you before you left us- I will forever cherish the memories with you, and our talk before I left to come home. What you said will stay in my heart always. All of our hearts hurt with you being gone- miss and love you forever. Hope you are keeping Grandpa out of trouble. xoxox

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