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BILLEY, Edward (Ed)

August 30, 1936 — January 3, 2014

Ed passed away peacefully at Kelowna Hospice House on Friday, January 3, 2014. He grew up on a family farm in Clayhurst, then Rolla BC, and later farmed for many years in Baldonnel BC, before retiring to Kelowna. He enjoyed a good laugh along with a good dance and will be remembered fondly by many. Ed is survived by Doris, his wife of 55 years, sons Curtis (Joan), Wade (Janet), Kent (Earla), and Brett (Jodi); his brother Ernie (Sharron); sisters Teresa, Marlys (Clifford), and Stella (Howard); as well as eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Ed was pre-deceased by Sister Lucy, Brothers Bill, Andy, Steve and John. A celebration of Ed’s life will be held at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna on Saturday January 11, 2014 at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to Central Okanagan Hospice Association, 104 – 1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2E6, or Kelowna General Hospital Association, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2. 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”.



Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 1:00 pm

Springfield Funeral Home

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Central Okanagan Hospice Association, 104 – 1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2E6, or Kelowna General Hospital Association, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2


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The service for BILLEY, Edward (Ed) is scheduled for Saturday, January 11, 2014 at 1:00 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:

Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC

Phone: 250-860-7077

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  • Clifford and Marlys Sluggett says:

    Our condolences go out to the Billey Families. Our prayers,and thoughts are with you during this difficult time, We lost a very dear friend that is now resting in peace LOVE YOU ALL, he will be dearly remembered. Clifford and Marlys(Sister) Sluggett

  • Dave & Bonnie Schwab says:

    Our deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to Doris Billey and family on the loss of Ed. You could not have asked for a better neighbour than Ed; always friendly, ever helpful, approachable, hospitable and meticulous in home and yard care, he set a lofty standard for the neighbourhood – he will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, Dave & Bonnie Schwab

  • Teresa Edinger says:

    My deepest sympathy goes out to Doris Billey and to her family.Although the sorrow runs to deep for any words to say but I hope the loss you and the family know there are others care and hope it will be less difficult for you. It is a loss to us all and I will miss him terribly as well as many others. From Teresa Edinger (sister).

  • Ernie & Sharron Billey says:

    Our prayers are with Doris, Curtis, Wade, Kent,Brett & families. Ed was such a joy to be around. No matter what was going on he was in 100%. The memories we all have of the many events we’ve shared are what will help in the days & weeks ahead. We all so loved Ed and appreciated his jest for life. He will be truly missed and forever remembered with love and respect. Love, Ernie (brother) & Sharron Billey

  • Pat Gerlitsch- Almond says:

    Doris & family, sorry to hear of your loss my deepest sympathy to you and your family.

  • Tom & Thelma (Ohland) Ostero says:

    So sorry to hear of Ed’s passing. Our thoughts and prayer’s go out to you and your families.

  • Roseanne Billey-Hope says:

    Deepest sympathies, Doris & family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Many fond memories of cards, dinners, and homemade wine! Those were the good old days!

  • Darby, Karen & Family says:

    Ours hearts go out to Doris, the boys and their families.

  • Debbie Harnack-Billey and family says:

    Doris and family, I am so sorry, but I am unable to be there with you in this time of need, Uncle Eddie will be missed by all. Sending love and prayers. Debbie and family

  • Carrie & Neil Patterson says:

    You are all in our thoughts & prayers.

  • Chantal , Craig Venables / shawchek says:

    Our thoughts are with you!! Thinking of you all!

  • Randy and Shannon Edinger says:

    Doris,Curtis,Wade,Kent & Brett,our deepest sympathies for your loss,Uncle Ed will always be remembered, our thoughts and prayers are with you,hoping the days and weeks ahead bring you peace,so very sorry we were not able to come.
    Randy & Shannon Edinger
    Yesterday is past,tomorrow is unknown, that’s why today is a present.

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