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LIGHT, Maureen Ellen

November 27, 1930 — April 23, 2015

Born in Kelowna

Maureen passed away surrounded by her children on April 23 after a long and courageous battle with cancer.  Maureen was predeceased by her Father (Vic Fowler) and her Mother (Ann Fowler).  She is survived by her brother Fred Fowler (Marg) and her children Christopher (Janice), Colleen (Peter), Tim (Robin) and Darran (Tracy).  Also missing Granny are her 13 grandchildren Jared (Skyla), Angelyn, Naomi, Leia (Chuy), Ashton (Kara), Brittany (Mack), Stephanie (Travis), Nicholas, Erin, Taya, Shea, Steve and Keith.  GG will be remembered by her 6 great grandchildren Eli, Jude, Michael, Grayson, Mykayla and Kai.

Mom was a long-time employee of Sears where she retired as the manager of ladies fashions Division 7.  She had a passion for flowers and flower gardens.

Known to her children as the world’s best cook she enjoyed her kitchen and would not hesitate to help her granddaughters bake anything at anytime.

To Mom, Family was everything.

Funeral service will be held at St. Aidan’s Anglican Church on 380 Leathead Rd. at 10:00 AM on Wednesday May 6.  Interment to follow at 1:00 PM at Lakeview Memorial Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers donations can be made in her name (Maureen Light) to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation to benefit Hospice House www.kghfoundation.com

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10:00 AM on Wednesday May 6, 2015

St. Aidan’s Anglican Church

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The service for LIGHT, Maureen Ellen is scheduled for 10:00 AM on Wednesday May 6, 2015 . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

St. Aidan’s Anglican Church

380 Leathead Rd Kelowna, BC


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  • Cam & Debra Jackson says:

    Hello Darran, So sorry to hear about your mom passing. We never had the privaledge to meet her, but it sounds like she was a great person. Our condolences to you and your family. Cam

  • vicki blue says:

    Dear Chris, Colleen, Tim, Darran and Families
    My thoughts are with you all during this difficult and sad time. I have very fond and wonderful memories of Auntie Maureen and of time spent with you all during our younger years. I hope the love of family and friends will comfort you in the difficult days ahead. She will be dearly missed.
    Love, Vicki

  • Aline Fazan says:

    Tim and family,
    Sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Claudia G. Magrath says:

    Tim and Robin and family. I check the Obits all the time from here in Coquitlam, and I was sorry to hear of your Moms passing. Blessings to you and all who will miss her.

    • Claudia G. Magrath says:

      Tim & Robin and family. I check the Obits from here in Coquitlam all the time and I was realizing this was your Mom. She will be missed by her family .

  • Jerry & Joanne Reiber says:

    Dear Chris, Colleen, Tim & Darran & families. We’re very sorry for your loss. She was a very wonderful women and will be missed by all of us. Jerry

  • Liz Finch says:

    My condolences to you Tim, Robin & Family. ❤️

  • Liz Finch says:

    So sad to hear of Maureen’s passing….she was a lovely lady. ❤️

  • Patricia & Bruce Light says:

    Chris, Colleen, Tim and Darran
    We are very sorry to hear about your Mum’s passing. We are sorry that we are unable to attend the funeral. Please accept our deepest sympathy to You Four and all of your families.
    Auntie Pat, Uncle Bruce, Lysanne, Thomas, Randy & Renie.

  • Janice Cutting says:

    Chris,Colleen,Tim,Darren and family
    Such a great loss of a “great mom”.She will be sadly missed and always remembered.I send my love and prayers to all of you during this difficult time.
    Love Janice

  • Doug Fowler says:

    To the Light Family
    My heart goes out to you today.
    I pray you feel comfort having felt your mother/ Grandmothers love, and having loved her as I know you have

  • Doug Fowler says:

    Blessed memories of a life lived full of Love.
    I Love you all.

  • Treena & Lloyd Campbell says:

    our condolences to you at this time.

  • Nick and Cindy Austin says:

    Dear Chris,Colleen,Tim,Darran and families.
    You were all blessed to have Maureen as your Mom.
    We worked with her for years and she was a great and respected manager and we have vivid memories of her wonderful laughter.
    We wish you much comfort, peace and many happy memories of her to get you through this difficult time.
    Nick and Cindy Austin

  • Arlene Quigley says:

    Chris, Colleen, Tim, Darran & Families
    Although I am not able to join your family and friends today, I am sending my deepest sympathy and heartfelt and caring thoughts. I had the pleasure of working with your Mom and have many fond memories of her and will always remember her laugh. She will be greatly missed by so many but do hope the love and support of family and friends, along with the memories she gave each of you will bring you strength and comfort in the days ahead.

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