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CHURCHMAN, Dixie Lee

Dixie died at home with dignity surrounded by her loving family on June 15, 2019 at the age of 62.  Survived by her loving husband of 43 years, Ken; her daughter Rebecca (Kordell) Davis, and son Tyler; her...

PFEIFER, John George

John passed away suddenly on June 9, 2019 at the age of 76 after a brief battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife, Marie; son, Mark (Heidi); grandchildren Scott and Allison; sister Irene (Ross) Proud. He...

PICKLYK, Joanne

Joanne passed away on June 6, 2019 at the age of 72. She is survived by her sons Jason (Chelsey) and Christopher (Candace); grandchildren Jordan, Brianna, and Jared; sisters Loverna and Lorna (Ted), and brother Marvin (Adele). She...

GRAHAM, Elizabeth “Betty”

Betty passed away on June 12, 2019 at the Kelowna Hospice House at the age of 94. She is survived by her loving family, her sons John (Brenda) Graham of St Catherine’s, ON and David (Sheila) Graham of...

JACOBSEN, Richard John

Richard passed away suddenly on June 10, 2019 at the age of 75.  He is survived by the “Love of his Life” and loving wife, Linda Mitchell; sons Brad, Brock (Tina), and Glen; Rhonda Head (Jeff), and Jimmy...

MORRISON, John Newton

With profound sadness we mourn the passing of John Morrison who passed away at home surrounded by his loving family. John was born in Selkirk Manitoba in 1934 son of J.W. and Doris Morrison (née Newton), he is...

IKLE, Kenneth Michael Joseph

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ken Ikle after a resilient battle with cancer. Ken passed on June 11, 2019 at 5:00am at the age of 67.  He went peacefully in Hospice House...

LANG, Barbara Ann (née Brown)

Barbara passed away on the morning of June 8, 2019.  She is survived by her son, Ron (Shirley); son-in-law Jeff Nagel; grandchildren Alex (Heather), Chris (Katie), and Jennifer (John); and five beautiful great grandchildren who loving call her...

STAHLBERG, Inge Elfriede

Inge went to be with the Lord on June 10, 2019 at the age of 81. She is survived by her children Michael Stahlberg (Sharon) and Susanne Hawkins (Kevin) and her grandchildren Jennifer Hawkins and Ashley Hawkins. She...

ODEGARD, Laurie

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Laurie Odegard, 61, of Kelowna, BC on June 9, 2019 after a brief battle with cancer. Laurie left us far too soon and will be greatly missed by many. Laurie...

PRIKLER, Ruth

Ruth passed away peacefully at the age of 97 years old. She was able to enjoy a full and long life. Many people can attest that her way of showing love and thanks to everyone!! was by baking them an...

MEILLEUR, Roland Julian

Roland passed away peacefully June 10, 2019.  He is survived by his partner Joanne; son Roland Jr (Christine) and daughter Louise; and grandchildren Joshua, Kody and Jennifer.  He was predeceased by his son Marno and grandson Lucas. Roland was...

MACFARLANE, Robert Anderson

Robert passed away peacefully with family by his side on December 24, 2018 at the age of 79. Rob was born in Airdrie, Scotland in 1939. He stayed in Scotland until 1974 when he and Alice (passed 2001) immigrated...

JOUJAN, Lydia

Lydia went to be with the Lord on Monday, June 10, 2019 at the age of 93.  Her memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road,...

MYCK, Vickie

Vickie went to be with The Lord on June 8, 2019. She was born May 22, 1943 in Moon Lake, AB. She will be dearly missed by her husband, Gary; son Kenneth and daughter Teresa; and granddaughter Taylor. She...

TARTSCH, Kurt Robert Rudi

Robert Rudi Kurt Tartsch passed away quietly at his home at Spring Valley Care Center, Kelowna at the age of 92.  He was predeceased by his loving wife of 63 years, Margaret, in 2011; his parents Adolf &...

BENNETT, Nona Sanae

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Nona S. Bennett (née Shiosaki) on June 3, 2019 at the age of 56. Nona was born at the Kelowna General Hospital on December 14, 1962, to Yasue...

WEBB, Douglas Cameron

Doug was born in Assiniboia, SK on November 6, 1922 and passed away in Kelowna, BC on Thursday,  June 6, 2019. He is survived by his loving wife Helen, daughter Janis Webb of Comox, BC and son Donald...

HUDSON, Ronald Keith

It is with great sadness that the family of Ronald Keith Hudson announces his passing on Wednesday the 5th of June 2019 at the age of 88.  Ron will be lovingly remembered by his sons Ronald Jr. (Iris),...

TARTSCH, Kurt Robert Rudi

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 1:00 pm, at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna BC.  A reception at the same location will follow. Obituary from family to come, please check again...

DOBBIN, Lorne Barclay

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Lorne Dobbin.  He is survived by his loving wife, Shirley and his sisters Olive, Florence, Mary and Pam; his children Bradley (Tina), Sally-Mae (Bill), Willie (Val), Barclay...

BAY, Larry George

Larry passed away with his family by his side on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at the age of 64.  He is survived by his father George Bay, step-mom June Bay, sisters Marilyn Bay and Sharon Stoelwinder (Andrew), step-sister...

FREEMAN, Ian

The family of Ian Freeman sadly announce the passing of our husband, father, stepfather, and papa on Sunday, June 2, 2019. He was predeceased by his parents and first wife.  Left to mourn him are his wife Joanne;...

WEATHERSON, Joyce (née Rootes)

It’s with heavy hearts that we announce the death of our dear mother, Joyce. She passed away on May 28, 2019 peacefully at the age of 93, surrounded by family at Lake Country Lodge, Lake Country, BC. Predeceased...

WOLF, Anton

We are so very sad to announce the passing of Anton Wolf Sr on April 22, 2019 in his 89th year surrounded by loved ones. Our Dad and Opa, also known as Tony, lived a full and fruitful life...

STEWART, Maureen Ruth (nee Carrier)

Maureen was born in Lethbridge, AB, on December 31, 1950 and went to be with the Lord on March 9, 2019 at the age of 68.  She is survived by her husband of 52 years Robert Stewart, her...

BOWDEN, John

John “Jack” passed away peacefully on his birthday May 23, 2019, at the age of 87.  He is survived by his daughters Jan Bowden, Jill Bowden and Jerri (Rex) Lister; his grandchildren Trevor, Ryan (Lindsay), Jennifer and Christena,...

HUSTON, David Graham

David passed away suddenly on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the age of 52.  Survived by his sisters Mary June (Blan) Coutlee, Kathryn, Molly Toodlican (Dean Shackelly), Barbara, Arlene (Mark) Farrell, Grace (Willie) St. Marie, Diane (Archie) Tilton,...

CHISHOLM, Judith Ann

Judith passed away peacefully on May 25, 2019 at the age of 70. She was predeceased by her loving husband Dale, her parents Roland and Helen Meunier and her brother Robert Meunier (Bob). She is survived by her...

Albrecht, Gans Edler Herr zu Putlitz “Abbi”

“I had a wonderful life and don’t regret a thing.” Abbi passed away in his home, surrounded and cared for by his loved ones on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the age of 63 years. Forever beloved by...

SCHIMM, Harry

Harry passed away on May 26, 2019 at the age of 90. He is survived by his daughters Donna Schimm of Kelowna, BC and Lori O’Rorke of Nanaimo, BC, his son Rob Schimm of Canmore, AB, grandchildren Sean-Rei...

CIPPERLEY, Mervin Cecil

Merv was born, the oldest of 6 children, on December 16, 1936 in Calgary, AB. He completed his education there. As a youngster, he worked after school constructing hat boxes. As a young man he unloaded salt cars...

PETERSON, Lorraine Carla (née: Descoteaux)

It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce that Lorraine Carla Peterson passed away on May 15, 2019 at the Kelowna Hospice House after a brave battle with cancer at 55 years of age. Born June...

SCOTT, Esther

Esther ‘Astre Odlo’ passed away early in the morning on May 22, 2019 at the age of 94, in Kelowna BC. She was born December 3, 1924 in Minneapolis Minnesota to Hans and Stena Sorenson, she was two...

KOSEC, Franc

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Franc Kosec.  His short battle with cancer ended peacefully at home with Marjeta, his wife of 50 years, by his side.  He is predeceased by...

LAUZON, Benjamin John “Benny”

Benjamin John Lauzon passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the age of 36. He is survived by his parents Maureen and Paul Lauzon; his siblings Bernadette, Catherine, Daniel, and Sharon; as well...

SMITH, Reverend Stanley J.

Reverend Stanley J. Smith died peacefully on May 22, 2019 in Kelowna, BC at the age of 94. Stan is survived by his sister Dorothy Lambier (Fred) of Agassiz, BC, daughter Linda Manky (Stan) of Quesnel, BC, son Rob...

ANDERSON, Arthur (Art) LeRoy

Art passed away on May 16, 2019 in Kelowna, BC after a brief illness. Art, the youngest of two sons, was born in Vancouver, BC on October 30, 1939 to Russel and Sally (Carlson) Anderson. The family moved...

ADAM, Roy

Roy Otto Adam, age 74, a former resident Slave Lake, AB for over 40 years passed away after a brief illness on May 21, 2019 in Kelowna, BC. He leaves behind his wife Goldie; his daughter Tammy Torgerson,...

SWAIN, Julie

With heavy hearts we are saddened to say that Julie Cathleen Swain passed away suddenly on May 19, 2019 at the young age of 35. She leaves behind her daughter, Valerie, and Valerie’s father Jonas; her parents Tom...

WHITE, Bradley

Bradley Lawrence White passed away suddenly on Monday, May 20, 2019 at the age of 66 years.  Survived by his; loving wife, Margaret; daughter Jennifer (Steve) Cuddie of Kelowna; son Jordan White of Vancouver; parents Lawrence and Patricia...

BELL, Barbara

Barbara Jean Bell went home to be with her Lord on May 21, 2019. She passed at the Kelowna Hospice House. She is survived by her family; her loving husband of 42 years, Dennis; their two children, their...

LEPPER, Gerald Bennett

On Friday, May 17, 2019, the life of a very special man came to a peaceful close with his wife, Janet, and brother-in-law, Kim Barker, by his side. Gerald Bennett Lepper was born at home in Irricana, Alberta, on...

JASCHINSKY, Eva Ruth

Eva went to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at the age of 92. She is survived by her son Gunter (Theresa), her daughters Evelyn and Denise, her grandchildren: Amy, Joseph, Kristen, Jason, Lyndsay, Justin...

DRVARIC, Ernest

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Ernest Drvaric. He passed away at Kelowna Hospice House on May 18, 2019 at the age of 92 after a lengthy battle with prostate cancer. He...

KARDOS, Maria

Maria passed away on April 16, 2019 at the age of 79. She is survived by her children: Laszlo (wife Theresa), Anita (husband Chris) and Andrea (husband David; and canine Enzo); grandchildren: Alex, Natasha (Jared), Nicole, Ashley (Ben),...

ZOKOL (nee: Zitko), Elsie Helen

The Zokol family sadly announces the completion of the vibrant life of Elsie Helen Zokol.  Born in Anyox, B.C., she grew up in the Strathcona neighborhood of Vancouver.  Elsie was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Dr....

PFLIGER, Anne (neé Flegel)

Anne Pfliger, age 93 years young passed away quickly and peacefully, surrounded by her loving family members at Tabor Care Home in Abbottsford, BC on Friday, March 15, 2019. Born in Grayson, Saskatchewan to Frank and Rose Flegel, Anne...

MARCH, Jan

Jan passed away at her home with her family at her side on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. She is survived by her two loving sons, Manley (Joanne), and Darcy both of Kelowna; five grandchildren: Clayton, Tanner, Amanda, Jessy...

BUNDON, Robert G. (Bob)

On Saturday, May 11, 2019, in Kelowna, BC, Robert (Bob) Germain Bundon, loving husband and father of six children passed away at the age of 86. Robert was born on March 13, 1933 in Kerrobert, SK to Michael...