Christina Katherine Mervyn (née MacLean), born in Biggar, SK on January 23, 1940, passed peacefully in Kelowna on August 2, 2017 after a brief illness. Raised in Vancouver, she attended UBC, taught for several years under the name Mrs. Knight (Vancouver, Kelowna, SFU), then married her soulmate Glen and raised two kids in Kelowna. Predeceased by Glen, parents Alice, Murdoch and sister Margaret, Christina leaves children Tyler (Lindsay), Sasha, sister Rosemary MacLean, grandson Grayson, former spouse Stanley B. Knight, beloved friends & relatives. She was a lifelong Daughter of the Nile and a Beta Sigma Phi sister. She will be remembered for bringing light, love & purple to many. A Celebration of Life will be held August 12, 2017, 1pm at Kelowna’s Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield. Colourful clothing encouraged. Donations may be made to the BC Cancer Foundation’s Southern Interior PET/CT campaign: http://bit.ly/CKMervyn If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”
Service: August 12, 2017, 1pm
Location: Springfield Funeral Home
The service for MERVYN, Christina Katherine is scheduled for August 12, 2017, 1pm . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.