It is with sadness; the family of Mildred Lillian Gillies announces her passing at the age of 96 years. She passed away on February 17, 2018 at Mountainview Village.
She was born on February 26, 1921 at the farm near Macrorie, Saskatchewan to Alma and Bill Larson. She was predeceased by her husband Bert Gillies, parents Alma and Bill, brother Vernon and sister-in-law Violet, sister Alice and brother-in-law Steve Sawyer; three nephews Bryce Sawyer, Darryl and Darwyn Larson and great niece Melissa Larson.
She is survived by nieces Kathy Fyall, Marilyn (Ralph) Guillet, Donna Larson, Wendy (Randy) Holmlund, Cheryl (Mike) Given, Della (Joe) O’Hara, their families and numerous generations of nieces and nephews, cousins and many dear friends.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Legion #26 or Kelowna SPCA.
If you wish to send a condolence, post photos, or to share a memory, please scroll down this page to the area called “share your condolences.”
The service for GILLIES, Mildred is scheduled for Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 1:00 pm . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.