James Dobie Somerville passed away peacefully on November 26, 2012. Born on March 23, 1929 in Cumberland BC to James Dobie and Gertrude Somerville. Dobie moved to Lake Cowichan with his bride in 1962 where he worked in the logging industry for over 30 years.
Dobie is predeceased by his parents James Dobie and Gertrude and his siblings Alex, Mabel, Jean, Ellen, Tom, Artie and Gertrude.
Dobie is survived by his two brothers Terry and Ducky; his daughter Tracy, her daughter Krystle (Luke) their daughter Peyton, and her son Peter; his daughter Kristine (Jas), and their three children Amanda, Jessica and Adam; his daughter Kim (Erik) and their two children Nathan and Kaylen.
He will always be remembered by his friends and family for making his daily rounds of visits and lending a helping hand.
His family would like to extend their gratitude to Dr. Theresa Elliot, the home care nurses, and all the nurses at CDH on 2South for providing great comfort and care of our father, grandfather and great grandfather.
The family will be having a Celebration of Life on December 9th at 11am at the Lake Cowichan Legion.