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COMBS, Allan Ross

February 25, 1923 — December 19, 2013

Allan Combs, of Kelowna, BC, went home to be with his Lord and Saviour on December 19, 2013.  Allan was born in Killam, AB on February 25, 1923.  He was a WW2 vet, was a top salesman for fur auction companies, and then sold menswear and recreational vehicles, before retiring in 1987.  Allan would most like to be remembered as a man who loved his family and his God.  He was a good husband, father, and grandfather, and constantly showed the same love God showed to him, to others.  He was predeceased to heaven by his parents, 11 siblings, and his first wife Ethel, and he is survived by his loving wife of 51 years Daphne and all his 6 children: Terry Combs, Tracy Combs (Al) and children: Stephen and Jenny, Treva Stubbs and children: Heather, Lindsay and Lesley, Oren Combs (Peggy) and children: Rob, Sean and Joshua, Wrenda Granholm (Pat) and children: Gordon and Breawna and Allan Combs and daughter Keegan.


A “Celebration of Life” service will be held to commemorate Allan Combs, at 1:00 pm on January 3rd, 2014 at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Gideons, c/o 593 Spruceview Place South, Kelowna, BC, V1V 1S8.  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.”


1:00 pm on January 3rd, 2014

Springfield Funeral Home

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Gideons, c/o 593 Spruceview Place South, Kelowna, BC, V1V 1S8


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The service for COMBS, Allan Ross is scheduled for 1:00 pm on January 3rd, 2014. 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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  • Lorna O'Connor says:

    I would like to sent my condolences to the family of Allan Combs. He was a great man who loved his God. I will remember him for the funny things he has told me over the years. The different names he had for me every Monday morning when I arrived at the house. Allan will be forever remembered for his love of his family and his God. His wings have taken him home to see his many brothers , sister,mother, father, friends and 1st wife Ethel.I am glad there is no more pain and suffering for you Allan. Love from Lorna. I will miss you each Monday I go to the house. xoxox

  • Afra Lindquist says:

    I always enjoyed my visits to your home. Despite Allan’s many discomforts he was always positive and upbeat and I loved hearing his stories. I’m sure he is going to be missed by many. My condolences to Daphne and the rest of the family.

    Afra Lindquist

  • Allan Combs Jr says:

    My thanks go out to all the people who attended my father’s funeral; whether friends or family, you all meant something special to my dad and I want to thank you for sharing this with us. Also, a big thank you to David Henseleit and the rest of the staff at Springfield Funeral Home.

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