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McGillis, Susan

Suddenly passed away at Kelowna General Hospital on November 29, 2011 at the age of 51. Loved and missed by her husband and soulmate Steve McGillis. Greatly missed by her mother Joan O’Keefe and siblings Katie, Sean and Steve O’Keefe all of Peterborough, ON. Survived also by her father Terry O’Keefe of Peterborough. Will be sorely missed by the entire McGillis family, Donna McGillis (Jean-Claude Demers), Don (Brenda) McGillis, Mike McGillis, Mary McGillis, Mark (Lorna) McGillis, Rod (Lynne) McGillis and Joe (Jen) McGillis and the many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by Joan McGillis (Matriarch) and Kelly McGillis. The service will be held at the Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna on Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 4:00 pm. Graveside service to be held on Monday, December 5 at 2:00 pm at Lakeview Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to BC Lung Association, P.O. Box 34009, Postal Station D, Vancouver, BC V6J 4M2.

Sunday, December 4, 2011 at 4:00 pm.

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for McGillis, Susan is scheduled for Sunday, December 4, 2011 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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  • Duane Anderson says:

    So very sorry to to hear of your loss. I met Sue only once or twice but recall how endearingly you always spoke of her. You two were special together. I am sure your cheefulness was a treasure to her.

  • Hugh Mallon says:

    I am so sorry for all of you for your loss.

  • Uncle Bill Peterboro says:

    Hi Steve
    My prayers and Thoughts are with you and your family and Sues family on this day of celebrating Sues life See you soon think of you often.
    Uncle Bill

  • Shirley Mazur says:

    Joan, Katie, Sean & Steve
    We are so sorry for your loss. We are thinking of you and know that Susie will be greatly missed.
    Love, Shirley & Wally

  • The Ziroffs says:

    We were so sorry to hear of Susan’s sudden passing. Your family and Susan are in our thoughts and prayers.
    George & Margaret Ziroff

  • Gordon M. Fallen says:

    I was greatly saddened to see the news about Sue. My good thoughts are with Steve and family.

  • Marlinna Stringer says:

    I knew Susan for her beautiful calligraphy work. She designed all of my marketing materials and a beautiful logo for my candle line way, way back in the 90’s. I will always remember her great smile and her amazing talent.

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