Duane MacTavish

After living most of his life in Alberta serving in crime prevention he retired to the charming setting of Peachland, right in the heart of the beautiful Okanagan Valley. Duane is a receipant of the Police Exemplary Service Medal ( The medal honours 20 years of full-time exemplary service by police officers). He then pursued a career as a Minister with Clergy Support Church, and trained as an Appointed Designated Minister. Duane is a professional, articulate, and enjoys kayaking, swimming and boxing. He and his wife, Lorraine, are passionate about love, life, and their English Bulldog. They are big supporters of the Central Okanagan Hospice House, The Heart & Stroke Foundation and the S.P.C.A. He has great public speaking and training with Toastmasters.Duane knows couples want their wedding to be memorable in their own way, and it would be an honour and privilege to assist in your wedding ceremony. Duane looks forward to meeting both of you.

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Areas served

Kelowna, West Kelowna, Peachland, Summerland, Lake Country


Duane MacTavish did such an amazing job as officiant at our wedding. From the first meeting we both knew he would be great, he was so organized, easy to talk to and took the time to get to know how we envisioned our day. Thanks to Duane, our ceremony was perfect. He helped keep us both at ease and delivered a beautiful and engaging ceremony that was suited to us. We would highly recommend Duane's services!!
James & Darcy Ann
Duane MacTavish was extremely professional in the way he handled our service. He performed every task that we asked of him. I would recommend him to anybody.
Bryana & Nigel
Duane MacTavish was incredible! Our guests gave feedback that his ceremony was authentic.