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1965: 1968 - Butterworth Road

Harold David Butterworth was born in Victoria on June 6, 1917 and died in Oyama on May 29, 1998. He and his wife Marjorie had two sons, Douglas and Donald.

Butterworth was an orchardist and a resort operator in Lake Country. He was instrumental in the formation of the Oyama Fire Department and the Oyama irrigation system.

For more information on the Butterworths see The Autobiography of Harold David Butterworth on this website.

Source: “Lives Remembered.” Okanagan History. 63rd Report of the Okanagan Historical Society. Salmon Arm, BC: Okanagan Historical Society, 1999. p. 193.