February 2nd, 1953 – March 3rd, 2011
Lance Marsel passed away suddenly in Vancouver after complications following heart surgery. Predeceased by his father Sandy Marsel (1978) and his sister Sandra Turner (1968). Survived by his mother Marion Marsel of Princeton, his brother Bob (Colleen) Marsel of Duncan, his brother Blaine (Arlene) Marsel of Princeton, and many numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Lance was born in Penticton, BC. Lance loved music, playing the piano, and his friends and helpful caseworkers at Coast in Vancouver. His Buddhist Faith helped him through the tough times in his life. He especially enjoyed his trip to Japan where he learned more about Buddhism. The family would like to thank all his friends for their love and support.
Donations in his name to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #303 – 1212 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V1 or to the charity of one’s choice
Private family memorial to be held in Princeton in the summer of 2011.