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ALLEN, Mary Elizabeth (Beth)

December 2, 1921 — June 7, 2014

Passed away peacefully on June 7, 2014 at the age of 92.  Leaving to mourn her is her sister and best friend, Lola.  Also, survived by nephews: David (Cheryl), Dennis (Jan), his children Britney and Travis; nieces: Charlene (Glenn) Lorentz and Lori and her daughter Kristina and sister-in-law Mary Allen.  Predeceased by her parents and brothers Frank and Clifford.  Beth was born in Pathlow, SK and took her schooling in Saskatchewan.  She moved to Vancouver with her family in 1944 and later to Kelowna in 1948.  She worked at W.R. French’s Drug Store as a bookkeeper before joining the payroll department of Sun Rype Products until retirement.  Beth was a member of the First United Church and was a leader of CGIT.  She enjoyed golfing, bowling, travelling, reading and crossword puzzles.  Beth loved her yellow Buick.  Special thanks to Dr. D. Griswold, Joan and Luanne of the Glenmore Clinic for their care and thoughtfulness.  A private service will be held with Rev. Dr. Lorna Hillian officiating.  Donations may be made to Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC or a charity of your choice.  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.”

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The service for ALLEN, Mary Elizabeth (Beth) is scheduled for A private service will be held.. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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  • Val Moore says:

    Dear Lola,

    I was so sorry to hear of Beth’s passing. I always enjoyed golfing with you both and have missed seeing you at Kelowna Springs. Take care of yourself. I wish you well.

    Val Moore

  • Gladys Retzlaff says:

    So sorry to hear of Beth’s passing. Have known you both for many many years.
    Tears and hugs will help heal an aching heart.
    sincerest condolence, Gladys

  • Carol Millar says:

    So sad to hear of Beth’s passing. Eddie and I were privileged to have met Beth and Lola in September.lovely ladies. Thinking of you Lola at this difficult time. Carol and Eddie Millar . Co. Armagh Northern Ireland.

  • Douglas Shields says:

    So sorry to see on Google that Beth has passed away. I hope you are doing well. There are few of us left.

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