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O’REILLY, Michael

O’REILLY, Michael passed away peacefully at Kelowna General Hospital on January 16, 2020 at the age of 87 years old. He is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Lorraine and her two sons, Richard (Lori) and...

MAYFORTH, Ronald

“I am a little pencil in the hand of a writing God who is sending a love letter to the world.” -Mother Theresa Dr Ronald Mayforth went home to be with the Lord on December 28, 2019. He is survived...

DUNAGAN, Jeanette Mae

Jeanette Mae Dunagan sadly passed away on January 7, 2020. A beloved daughter, sister, friend, wife, mother, grand-mother and great-grandmother. She was a well known unknown artist, writer, and a lover of nature. Her recent interests involved a...

OBRADOVIC, Janith “Jan”

With sorrowful hearts the family of Janith Obradovic announce her passing on Friday, January 3, 2020 in Kelowna, BC, at the age of 31. Born to Carmelita and the late George Obradovic on September 26, 1988 in Vancouver, BC,...

HOLLAND, Philip Frederick George

Philip Frederick George Holland passed away peacefully on January 10, 2020 at the age of 95. Born on December 13, 1924 in London, England one of 9 children of Francis Walter & Alice Holland. Philip is survived by...

WOODWARD, Leslie Jack

Leslie Jack Woodward of Kelowna, BC, passed away peacefully on December 30, 2019. Leslie was born in Glasgow, Scotland on April 14, 1932 to Anges and Fred Woodward, and was the younger brother of Alice and Frieda. Leslie...

SCHLEITH, Verena

Verena passed away peacefully with her family at her side on the 10th of January 2020 at the age of 88. She is survived by her loving husband of 67 years, Kurt and her three children Ingrid (Tyler),...

JEBERG, Joyce Joanna (nee Forry)

Joyce Joanna Jeberg (nee Forry) sadly passed away on December 28, 2019 at the age of 78. She is survived by her loving husband Leif Jeberg, her daughters Kerry, Rhonda, Laurie, and Tana, her sons Brad and Christopher,...

SMITH, Mary Catherine

Mary Catherine Smith went on to her next journey of life at the age of 69 on January 7, 2020. She will be dearly missed by her loving family; her two sons, Bryan and Michael, four grandchildren, Taylor...

NUSON, Gary Warren

Gary Warren Nuson was born on January 4, 1944 to Wally and Lottie in Kenora, Ontario. He went to be with the Lord on January 7, 2020 at the age of 76 in Hospice House. He was predeceased...

CSEREPKA, Dr. Margaret (Margit)

Dr. Margaret (Margit) Cserepka went home to be with the lord on January 6, 2020 at the age of 90 years. Survived by her 2 loving children, Barnabas (Eniko) Cserepka and Kathy Rowbottom (Ernie), 7 loving grandchildren, 8...

ASAO, Yoshito Roy (Jerry)

Roy was born June 27, 1934 in Vancouver, BC and passed away on December 26, 2019 at Central Okanagan Hospice, Kelowna, BC. Roy is survived by his loving wife Aiko; daughter Kim; sister Kay (Roy) Haraga; sisters-in-law Lillian Terada...

SCHWENDIMANN, Oscar

On December 22, 2019, Oscar Schwendimann joined his loving family in heaven. He was predeceased by his father Johann Heinrich; mother Martha; brothers Hans and Ewald; and sisters Nelly and Alice. Born in Zurich, Switzerland on February 2, 1928,...

DUNLOP, Thelma Eileen

Thelma passed away peacefully on January 4, 2020 at Cottonwoods Extended Care at the age 98 years. She is survived by her four children: Ruth (Rod) Bouvier, Larry (Mary) Dunlop, Sheryl (Donald) Fisher, Carole (Darren) Visosky; 17 grandchildren;...

JORDAN, Marion Leola (Miller)

Marion passed away peacefully in Kelowna, British Columbia on December 28 at the age of 90. Marion was born in Upper Kennetcook, Nova Scotia. She was the youngest child of the late Frederick and Aileen (Clarke) Miller, and sister...

DICK, Clifford Alexander

It is with heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of Clifford Alexander Dick, husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend, on December 21st, 2019. Cliff is survived by his loving wife Betty, his daughters Kim, Kerri (Dave), Sherri...

KOSTASCHUK, Jean

On December 21, 2019, Jean Kostaschuk passed away in Kelowna at age 97. She was born on October 7, 1922 in Rose Valley, Saskatchewan, one of eight children, to George and Annie Hoar. Jean was one of the...

BAMFORD, Susan Alice (Brecknock)

Susan Alice (Brecknock) Bamford passed away on January 2nd, 2020, at the age of 76 from cancer. Sue was born on November 22, 1943 in Montreal, Quebec. After her family moved to BC, she attended high school in...

FEARNS, Larissa Maya

On January 2nd, 2020, Larissa passed away with husband Kent by her side. Larissa was predeceased by her loving father Mahadeo Daulat. She is survived by her loving family: her mother Marilyn Daulat, brothers Sean (Crystal) Daulat and...

HORNING, Donna Ann (née Wilderman)

Donna leaves behind her husband of over 59 years, Al, and their children: sons Robert and Bradley (Stewart) and daughter Sandra (Ken). She also leaves behind her grandson Austin as well as many nieces, nephews, and extended family....

NAKATA, Mitsugu (Mike)

Mike (Mitsugu) Nakata passed away on December 29, 2019. He is survived by Joyce, his wife of 40 years. Mike was born and raised in the Westbank community, the son of an orchard farmer. He was a carpenter...

WADSWORTH, Leonard Earl

The family of Leonard Earl “Len” are deeply saddened by the passing of our much-loved father, father-in-law, brother, brother-in-law, and uncle.  Len is survived by his loving sons, Graham (Colleen) and Brent (Linda); his brothers Dale (Joanne) and...

DERKACZ, Cheryl Lynn (née Taylor)

Cheryl Lynn passed away on December 24, 2019 at the age of 68 at the Okanagan Hospice House. She will be missed by her daughter Carol Lynn Ryan and son-in-law John Ryan of West Kelowna, BC; as well...

KERGAN, Ryan Dominique

Ryan Dominique Kergan passed away the morning of December 19, 2019. Born May 3, 1984 in Lethbridge, AB to Annette Raasch and Bill Kergan, he was a one of a kind with 7 half siblings. Though he wandered...

FORTNEY, Jean

Jean went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 25, 2019 at the age of 95. She will be lovingly remembered by her family: daughter Carol (Arnie) Koenig; daughter-in-law Gail Fortney; grandchildren Lisa Mundell, Sean (Jeannine) Fortney,...

NAHIRNEY, Denise

A life well lived and a life well loved.  Denise Cecile Nahirney was a trailblazer and a pioneer of women.  She was a private pilot, a businesswoman and community leader.  She was recognized by the City of Kelowna...

RIGBY, Peter

James Peter Rigby, always known as Peter, born December 30th, 1948, was the third child of four born to proud parents, Mason and Joan Rigby of Belleville, Ontario. Peter was predeceased by his older sister Beverley and is...

YOCHIM, Connie

Connie passed away on December 25, 2019 at the age of 87. She is survived by her loving family: daughter Donna of Kelowna, BC; sons Randy (Pauline) of Midway, BC and Doug of Kelowna, BC; grandson Jeremy (Jennifer);...

ENGEL, Allen

Born September 29, 1927 in Congress, SK, Allen passed away on December 23, 2019 at the Village of Millcreek, in Kelowna, BC. Allen’s memory will be cherished by his wife of 68 years, Grace, and their children and...

SCHMITT, Daniel James

In the early evening of December 23, 2019, our lovely bird Daniel took his flight into the realm of light. We are grateful that his suffering was shortened, and his soul uplifted from its mortal cage to soar...

SHALAGAN, Stefene Anne

At the age of 93, Stefene passed away on December 22, 2019. She will be lovingly remembered by her family: daughters Frances MacKay, Gail Rhein, and Monica Ayotte; sons Richard Shalagan, Barrie Shalagan, Frank Shalagan, and David Shalagan;...

FORBES, Alice

Our beloved mother, Alice Forbes, who was born in Vernon, BC on June 23, 1947, passed away suddenly on December 20, 2019 at the age of 72. She is survived by her loving family: daughter, Corinna Nelson; sons...

DROUGHT, Kate Noreen Rutherford “Kitty”

Kitty was born in Kelowna, BC to Charles and Pearl Dain and was a granddaughter of Henry William Raymer, the first mayor of Kelowna.  She spent almost all her life on her family’s Westside farm.  Her parents instilled...

ALCOCK, Iris Helen

Born near Battleford, SK, Iris moved to Penticton when she was very young and fell in love with the Okanagan and her high school boyfriend John Alcock. She quickly became known as “the bubble gum Aunt” to her adoring...

FLETCHER, Todd David

With heavy hearts the family of Todd Daivd Fletcher announce his passing on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at the age of 48. He is survived by his loving mother, Donna Fletcher; sister Michelle (Trevor) Toma; nieces Mikaela and McLaren;...

McDONALD, Tyler

On December 7, 2019 Tyler passed away, with family by his side, at age 40. He is survived by his loving family: his parents Peter and Debra of Kelowna, BC, and his mother Gail Baker of Brantford, ON,...

HUTCHINSON, Ted

It is with great sadness that the family of Ted Hutchinson announce his passing on December 3, 2019 at the age of 62. He will be missed by his loving family: his wife of 40 years, Colleen; sons...

MYMKA, Peter

On December 11, 2019 Peter Mymka passed into the presence of his Lord at the age of 96 years. He was predeceased by his wife Bernice (2016) and his daughter Judy (1996) as well as his eight siblings. My...

SCHARER, Mathilde (née Mezger)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mathilde Scharer (née Mezger) at the age of 94 on November 27, 2019 at Brookhaven Care Centre in West Kelowna, BC. Mathilde was the youngest of 5...

O’CONNOR, Carol Ann

Carol Ann O’Connor (RN, BSN) passed away on December 12, 2019 in Kelowna, BC after a long illness. She is survived by her husband, Bob; daughters Shannon, Donna, and Debra; and brothers Mike, John, and Don. Born in Richmond...

KIEPER, Ivy M. (née Smith)

Kieper, Ivy M. (nee Smith) passed away peacefully in the early hours of December 12, 2019, in Kelowna, British Columbia. Ivy was born and raised in Russell, Manitoba by her loving parents Wilfred and Ethel Smith who originated from...

FOOKS, Douglas James

It is with the heaviest of hearts we must share the news of the passing of our beloved Douglas James Fooks. On Saturday, December 14, 2019 after a courageous battle with Pancreatic Cancer that lasted approximately 15 months...

KENTEL, Pastor Murvyn

On the sun-filled and Son-filled morning of Thursday, December 12th, 2019, Murvyn Renwick Kentel a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle, friend, and Pastor passed away peacefully at his home at the age of 89 years. He will always be...

LARCOMBE, Harold G. “Gene”

After a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease, Gene passed away peacefully with his wife Jeannie and daughter Janet at his bed side, on November 25, 2019 in David Lloyd Jones Home in Kelowna, BC. Gene was born January 12,...

BROWN, Charles Currie

Charles “Chuck” was born in Finch, Ontario, April 2, 1931, sadly he passed away on December 11, 2019 at Kelowna General Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Chuck had the most kind and gentle spirit with a very...

HABIB, Andraous “Andrew”

Andrew passed away on December 12, 2019 at the age of 86. He is survived by his loving wife, Marie Habib, family of 5 children: Simone (Nemr) Skaff, David (Becky), Mike (Bonnie), Sam (Lana), and Dale (Leane); his...

NAITO, Hisako Helen

Hisako Helen Naito (née Matsuda) passed away peacefully on December 10, 2019 at the age of 87. She was predeceased by her husband Tom, and her siblings Katsugi Matsuda, Mitsuko Shiota (Fumi) and Diane Matsuo (Neil). She is...

DAY, Wayne Louis

It is with great sadness the family announces the passing of their beloved husband and dad. Wayne of Okanagan Falls, BC passed away on December 11, 2019 at the age of 70. He is survived by his loving...

VAN COTTHEM, Edward

Ed passed away peacefully at home, at the age of 72, on December 8, 2019. The way he died is just like the way he lived: he wrote his own rules and paved his own way; and if...

JUDA, Dorothy

Born January 12, 1954, Dorothy passed away peacefully, with her daughters at her side, on December 10, 2019 in Kelowna, BC. She is survived by her loving family: daughter Cindy (David) Broadhurst and their sons Clark and Logan;...