HALTINER, Leanne Berlina (née Dutka)
October 31, 1952 — July 4, 2019
It is with broken hearts that we say goodbye to our beloved wife, mother, daughter, Nana, sister, auntie, cousin, and friend after a short courageous battle with cancer. Leanne passed away on Thursday, July 4, 2019 in Kelowna, BC, at the age of 66. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Haltiner; daughter, Karen (James) Gunton, and son, Travis (Stephanie) Haltiner; her grandchildren Ella, Taylor, Finn, Jaxen, Hailey, and Chloe; her father, Pete Dutka; her sisters Janice (Ray) Little, Nancy Dutka and Shelley (Larry) Yuskow, and brother, Peter (Marilyn) Dutka; as well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews, and in-laws. She was predeceased by her mother, Doris Dutka, and nephew, Brenden Dutka. Leanne was born on October 31, 1952 in Drumheller, AB.
Thank you to all the nurses, staff, and volunteers at the Central Okanagan Hospice House, along with Dr. Ziets Hendricks for their incredible kindness, compassion, and care.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday July 13, 2019 at 2:00 pm at the Kelowna Yacht Club, 1370 Water Street. Should family and friends desire, memorial donations may be made to Central Okanagan Hospice Association, https://hospicehousekelowna.com. If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Condolences”.
The service for HALTINER, Leanne Berlina (née Dutka) is scheduled for Saturday July 13, 2019 at 2:00 pm. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.