We Remember

BIELERT, Lydia Sophia

March 27, 1916 — May 29, 2015

Born in Edmonton, Alberta to Samuel and Paulina Prochnau and a resident of Kelowna since 1935, Lydia passed into her eternal home at the age of 99 years.

Predeceased by her husband Ewald (Ed) in 1996, her son Melvin in 2014, and great great grandson Zaiah Tyrell in 2010.  Left to celebrate her life are sons: Harold (Donna) and Kenneth (Connie); her daughter Lorraine (John) Schenk, and her daughter-in-law Norma Bielert; eleven grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren and fourteen great great grandchildren.  Also survived by sisters Ruth McKay and Emma Porter.  We would like to express our appreciation to the staff at Brookhaven Care Centre for the wonderful care you gave our mother during the past few years.  May you be blessed, as you have blessed!  Funeral service will be held at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna on June 5, 2015 at 10:00 am Pastor Reuben Schmunk officiating.  Interment at Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to 100 Huntley Street, c/o Crossroads Christian Communications Inc., PO Box 5100, 1295 North Service Road, Burlington, ON L7R 4M2.    For those wishing to send a condolence, photos or share memories, may do so by scrolling down this page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”

June 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

Springfield Funeral Home

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100 Huntley Street, c/o Crossroads Christian Communications Inc., PO Box 5100, 1295 North Service Road, Burlington, ON L7R 4M2


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The service for BIELERT, Lydia Sophia is scheduled for June 5, 2015 at 10:00 am . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Dick and Ethel Bielert says:

    We are so sorry for your loss aunt Lydia will be sorely missed your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  • Ray Ferster says:

    Our deepest & most sincere condolences on the passing of your mother. May God receive her into his house, and keep watch over you and your loved ones.

  • Ken and Vivian (Bielert) Loitz says:

    Our family was blessed by knowing your mom and we know that heaven has received a very special “angel”
    We are so sorry for your loss,
    Ken, Viv, Garry, Sylvia, Charlie and Marilyn

  • Sheila Bielert says:

    Granny Bielert touched the hearts of everyone she knew in very special ways. We send our sincerest condolences to Lorraine, Harold, Ken and families during this most difficult time.

    Perry & Sheila Bielert and family

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