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Passed away peacefully at the Kelowna General Hospital, August 30, 2015, at the age of 97 years. She leaves to mourn her loss two sons, Lyle (Margaret) of Williams Lake, BC, Terry (Jean) of Greenwood, BC; seven grandchildren, Kevin (Jody), Gerald (Carol), Dwayne (Charmain), Chad (Paula), Sydney (Katie), Serena (Sean), Wendy; 19 great grandchildren; four great, great grandchildren and son-in-law David Burch. She will also be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her sister Alice (Glenn) of Vulcan, AB and many nieces, nephews and friends. Fern was predeceased by her husband Earl, daughter Belva, son-in-law Maurice and grandson Reese, four brother and two sisters. A celebration of life will take place on Wednesday, September 2nd at 1:00 pm at the Church of the Nazarene, 1305 West Highway 33, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the 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.”


Wednesday, September 2nd at 1:00 pm

Church of the Nazarene

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Service Details

The service for CHAFFEE, Fern is scheduled for Wednesday, September 2nd at 1:00 pm. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Church of the Nazarene

1305 West Highway 33 Kelowna, BC


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  • DOROTHY (DOT) DORE says:

    I am so sorry to hear of Fern’s passing. She was loved by all and I know she will be missed.

  • Geoff DeJager says:

    Fern was a wonderful woman and always an encouragement during my time serving as her pastor at the Kelowna Nazarene Church. May you be comforted by God’s grace and peace as you both mourn Fern’s passing and celebrate her life.

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