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KOZAKEWICH, Rita (née Jantz)

Rita, age 64, passed away on Monday, March 2, 2020. She will be missed by her loving husband, Ben; her brother Allan Jantz (Debbie) and her nieces Kristina and Olivia Jantz; and by her sister-in-law Cecelia Jantz and niece Emma. She was predeceased by her parents Walter and Martha, as well as her brother Harold.

Rita was born and raised in Kelowna, BC but moved to Edmonton, AB in 1978 and began working for the Federal Government at Indian Affairs. In 1979, she met Ben and they were married in 1981. She retired in 2010 and they decided to move to Kelowna in 2011 where they wanted to live out their retirement.

A celebration of life will occur on Friday, August 14th, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Springfield Funeral Home located at 2020 Springfield Road.

A Livestream broadcast of the service will be available on Friday, August 14th, 2020 at 1:00 PM.


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