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Baskill, Lavina

October 9, 1940 — December 18, 2011

Lavina (Vi) J. Baskill, of Kelowna, BC, born October 9, 1940, went to be with her Lord December 18, 2011, after a short and difficult illness.

Born in Calgary, AB, to parents Eva and Percy Irving, Vi and her husband raised three children while working, retiring to Kelowna in 1997.  She leaves a legacy of laughter, love, tenacity and generosity that will be remembered by all who knew her.  She is predeceased by parents and brother Hal, survived by her husband David, two sisters Gwen and Pat, children Sherry Lacey-Dyck (Doug), Dan Baskill (Bonnie), and Cathy Schalow, eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Ronald McDonald House, Northern Alberta www.rmhnorthernalberta.org.

A Celebration will be held Thursday December 22, 2011, at 2:00 PM, at the Mission Creek Alliance Church, 2091 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  A time of fellowship will immediately follow.

Thursday December 22, 2011, at 2:00 PM

Mission Creek Alliance Church

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Ronald McDonald House, Northern Alberta Link: www.rmhnorthernalberta.org


Service Information

Service Details

The service for Baskill, Lavina is scheduled for Thursday December 22, 2011, at 2:00 PM. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

Mission Creek Alliance Church

2091 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Leslie Banister says:

    My condolences to all the Baskills. Lavina was a sweet lady and I will remember fondly.

  • Mike Stanway says:

    Dave ,My condolances to you and your family for the sad loss of Vi, my thoughts and prays are with you at this time.

  • Bob & Rene Turlock says:

    Dave and family we are saddend to hear of Vi’s passing, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow, we will miss her friendship.

  • Dr. Jeff Barnett says:

    Dave and family,
    We are deeply saddened by your loss and express our sincere condolences. Lavina was always good for a laugh and will always be remembered. She has left a far-reaching legacy and will never be forgotten by those who were touched by her spirit.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this trying time.

    – Dr. Jeff Barnett & the staff at Orchard Chiropractic & Wellness

  • Chuck Cristofanetti says:

    Dave, Dan, and the Baskill family,
    Sorry to hear about recent your loss of Vi.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    May God comfort and guide you through
    this tough time. May He lead you to rejoice in that Vi is now in the Lord’s house.

  • Vicki Saarinen says:

    Dear David,
    I have just read the obituaries and want to extend our condolences to you and your family on the passing of Lavina. I never had the opportunity to meet her but we always talked about her when you were in the dental office. Bruce and I have been in Arizona at our other home since Dec.16th so I am sorry this is rather late. Please know we are thinking of you. Sincerely and professionally, Vicki Saarinen (Dr. Wagemans’ office)

  • John and Sylvia says:

    Dear Dave,Very sad to hear about Vi she was a loving person we will miss her. I will miss the times we shared together with you all she made me laugh. May prayer are with you and may God give you the strength for each day. Sorry I was unable to be there for you and the family. She is at peace now singing with the angels. God Bless John and Sylvia.

  • Rob and Mary Young says:

    Miss him Deeply and sending our love to everyone ❤

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