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BRUSCHINSKY, Dorothy (Anna)

Passed away April 1, 2012 at the age of 76.  Survived by her loving husband Albert of 50 years, children Rick (Tara) Bruschinsky, Doris (John) Del Medico, grandchildren Talia, Bryden, Riley, Kiana and Lexy.  Sadly predeceased by her parents Paul and Monika Menges, and brother Willy.  Dorothy was born in Ferdinand, Romania and came to Canada in 1962.  First residing in Richmond with Albert.  Dorothy was an active member of the Austrian Club.  For the past twelve years they have lived in Kelowna where Dorothy continued her social activities with the German Club. Dorothy had a zest for life and always had a positive outlook.  Her spirit shone bright, her energy was contagious and her humor infectious.  She lived life for her family and adored her grandchildren.  Rather than focusing on her illness, she focused on living life to the fullest.  The family would like to thank the following doctors for their outstanding care: Dr. Paterson, Dr. Scudamore (of Vancouver), Dr. Finch, Dr. Halperin, Dr. Welsh, and Dr. Greeff (of Kelowna) and the staff and volunteers at Kelowna Hospice House.  A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 12:00 noon at Immaculate Conception Church, 839 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Central Okanagan Hospice Association, 104-1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2E6.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.


Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 12:00 noon

Immaculate Conception Church

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Central Okanagan Hospice Association, 104-1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2E6


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Service Details

The service for BRUSCHINSKY, Dorothy (Anna) is scheduled for Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 12:00 noon. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Immaculate Conception Church

839 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC


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  • Linda Anderson says:

    To all of the Bruschinsky family, my sincerest condolences on the passing of your mom(grandma)and especially to you Albert,I only knew her for a short while and she always greated me with a warm smile, and a warm heart when I came to clean the house. We shared lots of stories and laughs. She will be missed.If there is anything I can do please let me know. sincerely and lovingly Linda Anderson

  • Gisela & Eich Rabold says:

    Dear Family Bruschinsky!
    Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss.
    Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
    Gisela & Erich Rabold

    • Lenny says:

      I’m sorry for your loss Joe ..this is the turning point of truly lenrniag the meaning of love never dies .may your loving memories with your dad carry you through your journey of life .Beautiful thought of the day today ..Thank you Jack ..

  • Marnie Fischer says:

    Our sincere condolences to Albert,Doris,Ricky & family.We have been remembering all the wonderful times we shared as our families grew up together. We share your loss and our thoughts are with all of you at this very sad time. Much love, Karl, Marnie & family.

  • Mima & Mario Pagnotta Family says:

    Dear John, Doris, Talia, Bryden & Kianna.

    Our Deepest Condolences in the loss of your mother. May your memories of your mother’s love bring you comfort and peace of heart, now and through the days ahead. You are in our thoughts and prayers. God Bless. Regards, Mima,Mario,Emilio & Gino

  • Mickey Cooke says:

    Please accept our sincere condolences in your great loss. You all are in our prayers.

  • Walline Family says:

    Doris, John, Talia, Bryden & Kiana,

    We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Take comfort in your many friends and family, our thoughts are with you,

    The Walline Family

  • Adolf & Else Walter says:

    To you Albert,Rick and Family, Doris and Family,our most sincere condolence. We had some great times together and She was a wonderful friend. We will always miss her.
    May God be with you all and comfort you in this difficult time

  • Dave, Eileen & Matthew Stirrat says:

    Doris, John, Talia, Bryden and Kianna, we are all greatly saddened by the passing of “Oma”. She adopted us as if we were family and Matthew particularly enjoyed his play time with her and the kids. She was always so young at heart and we will always remember her youthful enthusiasm, gracious manners, and caring personality.

    Love, the Stirrats.

  • Ludwig & Erna Schuster says:

    Dear Albert,Rick and Family, Doris and Family.
    Our deepest sympathy and Condolences to all the Family. May God be your comfort and strength specially during this difficult time.
    God Bless. Ludwig,Erna and Family

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