His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, today announced 99 new appointments to the Order of Canada. The new member list includes 3 Companions, 19 Officers and 77 Members. The following eight British Columbians were honoured.
• Joseph Arvay, OC – Victoria • Christine Margaret Sinclair, OC – Burnaby • Gloria Cranmer Webster, OC – Alert Bay
• Ross J. Beaty, CM – Vancouver • Margo Kane, CM – Vancouver • Sylvia L’Écuyer, CM – Delta • Judy Rogers, CM – Vancouver • Bryan W. Tisdall, CM – Richmond ... See MoreSee Less
The Governor General will present the Meritorious Service Medal to the following British Columbians at Rideau Hall June 23 2017: John Michael Baigent, M.S.M. (deceased) - nderby Robert Cullimore Blacker, M.S.M. - Richmond Michelle Bruce, M.S.M.- Gibsons Patricia Crossley, M.S.M. - Victoria Rod Crossley, M.S.M. -Victoria Howe Lee, M.S.M., C.D. - Burnaby David James MacIntyre, M.S.M.- White Rock James P. “Oyster Jim” Martin, M.S.M. - Ucluelet Sherman Olson, M.S.M. (posthumous) - Maple Ridge Constable Rico Wong, M.S.M. (Retired) - Vancouver ... See MoreSee Less