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TAYLOR, Käthe Katharina

Käthe Taylor passed away August 17, 2018 at the age of 92 years.  She is survived by her loving family: daughter Jacqueline Iris Taylor of Summerland, BC; grandson Ryan John Wagstaff and wife Lisa; great granddaughter Devon Wagstaff;...

HAGEL, Irene Margaret

Passed away on August 11, 2018 at Springvalley Care Home at the age of 92.  She was born on July 29, 1926 and married William Peter Hagel on November 25, 1947.  Survived by her sons Harold, Leonard (Carol);...

MARKGRAF, Frieda Anna

Markgraf, Frieda Anna passed away on Thursday, August 16th, 2018 at the age of 89 years.  Survived by sons Herb (Johanne) and their children Kim and David, Hank (Darcel) and their sons Roley and Nicky; sister Jutta (Gerhard)...

BEAHUN, Victoria Barbara (nee Janeczko)

With profound sadness but with deep gratitude for a long life well lived, Victoria’s family announces her passing on August 15, 2018 in her 96th year in Kelowna, BC.  Victoria was predeceased by her loving husband William of...

MORRICE, Therese Victoria

Passed away peacefully August 15, 2018 in Kelowna BC. She is survived by her daughters Lynn Blouw (Max), Patti Loué Milanese (Antoine), sons John and Paul Milanese (Rhea), stepson Edward Morrice (Grace), stepdaughter-in-law Lynne Wiltsey, granddaughters Viktoria (Fouad...

PEDERSON, Harriet Judith (nee Hagen)

Harriet Judith Pederson (nee Hagen) was born in Hagen, SK on April 26, 1922.  She passed away peacefully at the Kelowna Hospice House on Aug.15, 2018 at the age of 96. Harriet was the middle child (fourth of seven)...

MACDONALD, Erwin William

Erwin William MacDonald, age 91, died peacefully in his sleep in Kelowna on the 12th of August 2018. Born on February 17th, 1927, in Vancouver, British Columbia. Later, Erwin settled with his loving wife Nita in Quesnel. In 1959...

PETERS, Jakob

In loving memory of Jakob Peters, who went to be with God on August 9, 2018 at the age of 61. He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Elsa Peters and five children; Marianne (Viktor), Artur...

TINLING, Jean Margaret (Campbell)

It is with profound sadness that the family of Jean Tinling announces her peaceful passing at 4:00 a.m. on August 1st, 2018, at the age of 72. Jean is predeceased by her father, Alexander Campbell, her mother, Margaret Campbell,...

REMPEL, Gwen

Faith the Foundation of Life Gwen went Home to be with her Heavenly Father on August 13, 2018 at the age of 71. She is survived by her loving husband Edward Richard Rempel; sons: Jason Kurt of...

EIGL, Renate (nee Schmidtke)

In loving memory of Renate Eigl who passed away peacefully in Kelowna General Hospital on Saturday, August 11, 2018. She is now rejoicing in Heaven with her loved ones that went before her. Survived by her children, seven grandchildren...

MACPHERSON (Nee Thompson), Lola Lillian

Lola Lillian MacPherson, aged 83, passed away on August 10, 2018 at Brookhaven Care Centre in Westbank, BC with her son Bob by her side. Lola was born in Central Butte, SK to Walter and Lydia Thompson on...

NIKOLAJ, Arline

Arline was called to Heaven at 4:45 am on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at the age of 81. Survived by her son Donald, sister Irene (Don) and several nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her husband Richard and daughter...

SMITH, Margaret “Peggy” Jean

Peggy passed away Aug 6, 2018 at the age of 74. She is survived by daughters: Karla MacDonald (Scott), Glenna Killick (Tyler), Danna Greer (Steve); grandchildren: Courtney, Jordan, Von, Gil, Samantha, Toby, Gabi and Gracie; brothers: Tom Beggs of...

GWOZDECKI, Andria (Harron)

Andria was born in Winnipeg, MB on April 15, 1978 and died suddenly in a motor vehicle accident on August 2, 2018 at the age of 40.  Survived by her loving parents: Peter Gwozdecki and Olga Valiquett; daughter...

OISHI, Mieko

It is with our deepest sadness that we announce the passing of our dear Mieko on August 8, 2018 surrounded by her family.  She is lovingly remembered by her husband of 63 years, Kenji and her sons: Robert...

DE FREITAS, Fernando

Fernando de Freitas, 53, of Kelowna, BC, died on August 3, 2018. He was born on October 4, 1964 in Castlegar, BC. Fernando grew up in Castlegar. He worked as a construction worker in Vancouver, went to school in...

PETKAU, Elaine Lorene (nee Politeski)

Elaine Petkau RN passed away August 6, 2018 at the Central Okanagan Hospice House in her 83rd year.  She is survived by her husband Wilfred, sons Keith (Wendy) and Gregory (Mary); daughter Danna Ramsay (Allan); brother Daniel (Pamela);...

WAHL, Adela Marthe

Passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 5, 2018 at the age of 92. Survived by many nieces and nephews and their families who all called her Tante. Predeceased by her husband Edward and all her siblings, Rome, Gaston,...

JACOB, Wilfred Konrad Joseph

It is with great sorrow that we share the news of the passing of Wilfred Konrad Joseph Jacob on August 2, 2018 at Kelowna General Hospital.  Wilf quietly succumbed to medical complications, however, we are relieved that his...

DOWDELL, Isabelle

It is with extreme sadness that our family announces the passing of Isabelle Elizabeth Dowdell, nee Karaszi, on July 31, 2018, in Kelowna, BC. Born February 5, 1934 in Taber, Alberta, she had a long and interesting life. She...

DREGER, Eleanor

Sadly, on Monday July 30th, 2018 our amazing mother, Eleanor Marie Dreger passed away. She is survived by her two daughters Jackie and Kimberly Dreger. Eleanor was born and grew up in Winnipeg where she lived and worked before...

BEAUREGARD, Jean

Born in Prince George, BC on Dec. 24, 1958, Jean left us suddenly but peacefully in Kelowna on July 19, 2018 at the ripe young age of 59. Pre-deceased by his parents Alfred & Rollande, as well as...

PLATZ, Hilde Maria

Hilde Maria Platz was born Dec 8, 1928 in Strodenitz, Czechoslovakia. Hilde passed away peacefully in Kelowna, BC on July 30, 2018 at the age of 89 after battling dementia for several years. Hilde is predeceased by her...

DERRICKSON (Sr.), Larry Allan

Larry Allan Derrickson Sr. passed away peacefully at home on August 1, 2018 at the age of 63. He is survived by his loving wife Jo-Ann; children Angie, Krista and Larry Jr.; siblings Deanna (Barrie) Hamilton; Rose (Lorne)...

MEYER, Collin Ashley

Collin passed away unexpectedly in Kelowna, B.C. on July 6, 2018 at the age of 29. He was born in Sioux Lookout, ON. Collin was laid to rest with his beloved dog, Gunner, who also unexpectedly passed after...

GARNEAU, Gerald Anthony

Our beloved patriarch passed away after a brief illness on July 14, 2018. He leaves his friend and wife Donna’ their children: Gregory, Alan (Krista), Elise; his loving grandchildren, Claire and Marshall; his sibling Sister Marion Garneau. We miss his...

WETTBERG, Patricia Lea-Anne

Born: December 17, 1955 – New Westminster, BC Left us: on July 30, 2018 – Kelowna, BC Patricia leaves behind her mother Lois Miller; children: Kurt and Rayna (grandson Blake); siblings: Ric, Donnie (Myla), Lisa (Bernie), Cheyenne (Dave), Greg (Dulcie);...

PEDERSEN, Glen Derrell

Glen Derrell Pedersen passed away in his home in Kelowna B.C. on July 20, 2018 at the age of 66.  Glen was born in Butte Montana, November 15, 1951, the son of Alfred Lawrence Pedersen and Dorothy Eleanor...

ETTLES, Hugh McCulloch

Born in Pickering, ON on January 26, 1925, passed away on July 27, 2018 in Kelowna, BC at the age of 93. Hugh graduated from the Ontario College of Art.  Overseas veteran of WWII.  Served with the Governor...

CARNINE, Beryl Eleanor

Beryl Eleanor Carnine passed away July 28, 2018 at KGH at the age of 90. Born July 2, 1928 in Calgary, Alberta.  Beryl and her husband retired to Kelowna in 1985. She was pre-deceased by her husband Grant...

ROESLER, Doris Helen (nee Fisch)

Went to be with the Lord peacefully with family by her side on July 27, 2018 at the age of 70.  Survived by her loving husband Ron of 48 years; sons: Randy (Sandra) of Edmonton, Darren (Sabine) of...

TALBOT, Ethel Jamieson

It is with great sadness that the family of Ethel Jamieson Talbot announces her passing, at the age of 95 on July 27, 2018 at Kelowna General Hospital. She was born and raised in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, to the late...

TURNER, Lorna Vivian

Lorna Vivian Turner (nee Minion) passed away in Kelowna, BC, on July 24, 2018 at the age of 91.  She was predeceased by her loving husband Herb; parents Newton and Etta Minion; sister Evelyn Garbutt; and brothers Wilbur, Harvey,...

GOPAL, Kalyani

Kalyani Gopal passed away peacefully on July 25th, 2018 at the age of 90 in Kelowna. She is survived by her 8 children: Ram Latchman Gopal, Arjun Gopal, Ram Chandar Gopal, Rukmani Reddy, Bikram Gopal, Sarojani Singh, Raghwa...

BEVERIDGE, Mary

Our family is sad to announce the passing of Mom, July 23, 2018 at Kelowna Hospice. Mom was predeceased by the love of her life, Alex in 2012 and her 2 sisters, Adelaide and Dorothea as well as...

LEBSACK, Ruben Elmer

Elmer was born October 22, 1925 and went to be with the Lord on July 24, 2018 at the age of 92.  Survived by his loving family, sons: Allan (Sharon) Lebsack of Kelowna, BC, Vern (Nancy) Lebsack of...

OLLSON, Brian J.

Brian J. Ollson passed away on July 17, 2018 at the age of 63.  Survived by his loving wife Susan Ollson, daughter Park Ollson; son Bryce Ollson; sister Eleanor Woodman and brothers Brent Ollson and Gary Ollson. A Celebration...

PUFFALT, Victor

Victor Puffalt was born March 31, 1928 and passed away on Friday, July 13, 2018 at the age of 90. He is survived by his loving wife, Simone; daughter Rochelle Neid (Chris) of Lake Country; son Daryn of...

BANKS, Neil Leslie

Neil Banks passed away July 24, 2018 at the age of 93.  Neil was born and raised in the heart of the Annapolis Valley, in Torbrook Mines, NS.  His boyhood years were spent enjoying fishing, snaring rabbits, swimming,...

RUSSELL, Donna

Russell, Donna Kate passed away on Monday, July 23, 2018 at the age of 82. Survived by her loving family, three children: Barb (Harold), Alan (Valerie) and Roger (Cathy), three grandchildren: Stephanie, Caitlyn and Brenden, two brothers Maurice...

LWOWSKI, Steven Wayne

Steve passed away at home surrounded by his family on July 22, 2018 following a courageous battle with cancer. He was 65 years old. He is survived by his wife Brenda; children, Kevin (Angela), Tracey, Curtis (Kailey); grandchildren...

WARKENTIN, Monique Helene

Monique Warkentin passed away June 15, 2018 at the age of 52.  Survived by her loving husband Ralph Warkentin; daughters Emily (Owen) and Erika all of Vancouver; sons Colin of Vancouver and Samuel of Kelowna; sisters Michelle Cruickshank...

SCHUELER, Herbert

Herbert passed away peacefully on July 18th at the age of 90 in Kelowna.  He is survived by his loving wife Frieda, 3 children Harold (Karyn), Karen, Randy (Michelle) of Kelowna; 6 grandchildren Sandra (Martin), Melissa (Erique), Emalie,...

SCHIMM, Joan Ioline

Joan passed away peacefully at Kelowna General Hospital on July 18, 2018 at the age of 81.  She is survived by her loving husband Harry Schimm; daughters: Donna Schimm and Lori O’Rorke; son Rob Schimm; grandchildren: Jillian and...

STEWARD, Ruth Irene

A beloved Mom and Grandma, Ruth left us suddenly on a sunny Monday morning at Kelowna General Hospital. Loved and deeply missed, Ruth is survived by sons: Lonny (Val) and Lance (Liz); granddaughters Jane (Curtis), Nicole and Samantha; grandson...

TARRANT, Vonna “Louise”

Passed away on July 14, 2018 at the age of 69.  Survived by her loving husband Robert of 39 years; sons: Darcy (Koreen), Ross (Lori); grandchildren: Bodey, Madison, Darby, Ty, Teneille; great grandson Jax; her mother Vonna Whittemore;...

WADGE, Emily

Emily passed away peacefully with family at her side June 24, 2018 at Orchard Manor, Kelowna BC. She was predeceased by her husband Alfred Wadge (1988), an older sister Eva and four older brothers, Jim, Lou, Bill and...

SAULNIER, Marie

 Marie Saulnier passed away July 3, 2018 in Kelowna at the age of 83. Survived by her daughters Aileen Saulnier, Sandra Saulnier and Christine Ford, all of Calgary and her sons Mervin Moar, Gary Moar, Dale Moar and...

SULLIVAN, Ursula “Uschi” Maria (nee Stollbert)

Ursula passed peacefully on July 14, 2018 in Kelowna. Survived by her loving husband John; sons Jordan and Casey both of Kelowna; brother Frank (Anne) Stollbert of Calgary; sister-in-law Mary (Doug) Bullock; nieces and nephews Paul (Chrystal), Richard...