It is with deep sadness that we report that the former President of Cypress Ski Club, Joe Shaw, has passed away in a tragic skiing accident on Monday February 26th. Cypress Ski Club offers our sincere condolences to his wife, Susan, and children Isabel, Lucille and Beatrice. Joe was a devoted father who contributed an incredible amount of time and energy to the club in the time his children were with the club. He continued offering his support after leaving the Presidency. He had a true passion for skiing and for Cypress Ski Club, he will be sorely missed by all of us.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated for Joe at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP CATHOLIC CHURCH, 2465 Crown Street, Vancouver. Visitation will be held on Friday, March 9 at CELEBRATION HALL in Mountain View Cemetery, 5455 Fraser Street, Vancouver (please enter the cemetery at Fraser and 39th and follow the signs to the hall). Joe’s family and his brothers and sisters will be there from 6:30 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. to greet relatives and friends. Memorials may be made L’Arche, Sudbury (

The Cypress Ski Club