Scouts Kamloops

Official Website for Scouting in the Kamloops Area

Scouts Kamloops

John Ellis Forsyth

Gone home June 1st 2009

I’ve gone home to be in Heaven,
Though you miss me, and tears abound,
Just keep believing in God’s promises,
And listening for that trumpet sound

Viewing at Schoenings Funeral Chapel on Thursday June 4th between 7 and 9 pm, with a service at 8pm.

Funeral Liturgy and Holy Eucharist Friday June 5th at the St. George’s Anglican Church on Royal Avenue at 11 am, followed by a luncheon at the parish hall.

All scouters are asked to attend in uniform.
Donations should be made to Scouts Canada in lieu of flowers.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Scouting History

1967 Pack – Wood Badge Part I
1968 Pack – Wood Badge Part II
1981 Regional Level Trainer I
1999 Troop – Wood Badge Part I
2003 Silver Acorn
2008 Commemorative Centennial Medal
2009 50 Year Service Pin
1969-1970 1st Chase Bighorns
197?-19?? 1st North Kamloops
1988-1994 3rd Kamloops
1994-2001 1st Hillside
1993-1994 Kamloops District service team
2001-2004 Kamloops District service team
2001-2003 Kamloops District Commissioner
2004-2009 Kamloops Area Service Team
1995-2009 28th BP Guild (Guild Master)