'Yo-Yo King,' Former Vancouver Host Harvey Lowe Passes
March 16, 2009 at 5:46 AM (PT)
Condolences to the family and friends of Chinese-Canadian cultural ambassador and former CJOR-A/VANCOUVER "CALL OF CHINA" host HARVEY LOWE, who died MARCH 11th in VANCOUVER at 90. LOWE, a VICTORIA, BC native best known as a master at the yo-yo (winning the World Championship in 1932), hosted the pioneering CJOR show in the 1950s and was also featured on television.
NORTHWESTBROADCASTERS.COM reports that a funeral service is planned for THURSDAY at 7p in BURNABY, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations in LOWE's memory are being taken by ST. PAUL'S HOSPITAL FOUNDATION at www.helpstpauls.com or (604) 682-8206.