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Passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at the age of 81.  Survived by his loving wife Dinah of 58 years; daughter Miriam Kerzner (Robert Chisholm) of Richland, WA; son Steve (Janet) of Saint John, NB; grandchildren Finin, Adam and Rachel; brother Norman (Harriet) of Toronto; sister Esther Fogel (Norman) of Toronto and several nieces and nephews.  A Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, April 9th at 4:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2.  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.”

Tuesday, April 9th at 4:00 pm

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The service for KERZNER, Mervin is scheduled for Tuesday, April 9th at 4:00 pm . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Linda Edwards says:

    Dear Dinah,

    Sending my deepest condolences to you and the family. I remember the stimulating conversations I had with Merv, on many occasions while employed at RBC Dominion Securities. He shall be missed.
    In sympathy,
    Linda Edwards

  • Beth, Jeff, Courtney & Ryan Fry says:

    Steve, Janet, Adam, Rachel,
    Sorry to hear of the loss of your father/grandfather …. Our thoughts are with you all, at this difficult time… and may you find strength in family to press through the coming days.
    A donation to the Kelowna General is being made in Merv’s memory.

  • Kathy Dolman says:

    Merv was a dynamic member of the SLR Philosophy group. I appreciated his knowledge and quick wit which he so generously shared with our group.

  • Harriette Borins says:

    Dear Kerzner Family:
    My Most Sincere condolences to all of you on the passing of your Beloved Mervin (Meyer). May his Memory be for Blessing.

  • maralyn glick says:

    dear dinah so sorry to read about merv.you and merv were the first of dannys friends who i met. lots of memories. with love maralyn

  • Jerry Lewis says:

    Sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts.

  • Linda Gilmour says:

    Dear Dinah
    I know that no words can help ease the pain and loss that you are feeling right now. You and your family are in my prayers.
    Sincerely, Linda Gilmour

  • Alma Cahn says:

    Dear Miriam,
    This is a sad time. I send my condolences to you and your family

  • John and Jollean Ewens says:

    Our very dear Dinah
    We happened, by sheer chance, to learn that Merv had passed away this past Saturday. We are so sad, but we shall pray for improvement in your own health.
    Perhaps, we can see you fairly soon.
    With much, much love, Jollean & John

  • Zita Gardner says:

    Dear Dinah and Miriam:

    Please know that my thoughts are with you at this sad time of Mervin’s death. I remember him and both of you very fondly and just wanted you to know that I am thinking of you.

    Warmly, Zita

  • Charles Johnson and Marilyn Welles says:

    The world is a poorer place without Merv — he was one of a kind and we are glad to have known him, no matter how briefly. Charles and Marilyn in Toronto

  • François Flamand says:

    Dear Dinah, Steve, Miriam,
    Janet has shared with us tonight the sad news of Mervin’s passing away. Chantal, Karine and I send you our deepest condolences. The fond memories of your father, Steve, will remain in my heart forever.

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