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John Edward Horgan

September 26, 1946 - June 18, 2018



HORGAN: John Edward – passed away peacefully at the Cowichan District Hospital on Monday June 18, 2018.  Born in England on September 26,1946.  Lovingly remembered by his family; wife Rosemary; sons; Dominic, Jonathan and Jeremy.  Also survived by close friends; Rob Winter, Norm Jackson and David Strong; as well as numerous other friends and colleagues.

John and Rosemary met in the car business when they were in Edmonton, from 1980 till 1991. They moved to Duncan and bought Discovery Honda until John’s retirement. John was involved in the Duncan community for many years; the Duncan Daybreak Rotary, Mill Bay Rotary, Board of Governors at Queen Margaret’s School, Chairman of Cowichan Golf Course, and most recently a City of Duncan Councillor.  He was always looking out for the interests of others and putting their needs first.  He loved to travel; golf and family was also important for him.

At John’s request there will be no service.  Those so desiring may make a donation in John’s memory to the Cowichan District Hospital Foundation, #101- 5822 Garden Street, Duncan BC, V9L 3V9.  Arrangements entrusted to H.W. Wallace Cremation and Burial Centre.


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From: H.W. Wallace Cremation & Burial Centre

H.W. Wallace Cremation and Burial Centre Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Ruth Bastedo
Relation: Friend

John was a good friend and will be missed. Sympathy and condolences to the family. Love Ruth Bastedo and Nicole Meyer

From: Deryn Lavell
Relation: Friend of the familiy

We were very sorry to learn the news about John and remember with great fondness our time at QMS and John, Rosemary, Jeremy and Jonathan. We were fortunate to have known him and our condolences to his 3 children and Rosemary.

From: Quinton Darnell

Saddened to hear about your loss. I know he will be missed. Please accept my condolences.

From: Robin knox
Relation: Worked for him

I am so sorry to hear of John’s passing. My thoughts are with his family.. I worked for John at Discovery Honda and have many great memories of him in his big office and the constant “drop ins” of friends that would come by to say hi. He was a very kind man and all who new him will miss him. RIP John…

From: sonja milbury
Relation: through work

Deepest condolences to the Horgan family…

From: Ellie Horgan
Relation: Community

Sending deepest condolences. John was a compassionate, community-minded man & he will be sorely missed.

From: Allan Hay
Relation: Worked at Honda Canada Inc.

We are so sorry to hear of John’s passing. I worked for Honda Canada during the period that John was involved with Discovery Honda and I enjoyed our dealings. John was a fair and resonBke

So sorry to hear of Johns passing, and we wish you much strength at this most difficult time. I worked at Honda Canada and always enjoyed working with John.

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