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May 1, 1921 — July 29, 2015

It is with great sadness that the family of Anne McGuinness nee (O’Riordan) announce her passing Wednesday July 29th, 2015 at the age of 94.

Anne leaves to mourn her four sons: Fred (Kathryn), Pat, Bob and John; seven grandchildren: Angelina, Michael (Julie), Lisa (Jason), Matthew (Leah), Jacob, Shyla and Brady (Ashley) and ten Great grandchildren, Sevanah, Kailey, Jayden, Kaitlin, Keyana, Matty jr, Maleah, Lovehya, Milo and West. Two sisters Aileen and Marie and numerous relatives and friends.

Anne was predeceased by her husband of 59 years John, daughter Kathleen,  mother and father; Mary Agnes and Frederick, six brothers; Tom, Bob, Pat, Bitz, Jim and Paul; one sister Rita.

The family would like to thank the staff of Brandt’s Creek Mews for the exceptional care Anne received. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, August 5th at 10:00 am at the Chapel of Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC.

Interment to follow at Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Anne’s memory to BC Children’s Hospital for Cancer Research, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4.  For those wishing to send a condolence, photos or share memories, may do so by scrolling down this page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”

Wednesday, August 5th at 10:00 am

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The service for MCGUINNESS, Anne is scheduled for Wednesday, August 5th at 10:00 am . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Chapel of Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Olwyn says:

    A person that departs from this earth never truly leaves, for they are still alive in our hearts and minds and so through us they live on.

    Nothing can ever take away
    The love a heart holds dear
    Fond memories linger every day
    Remembrance keeps them near
    Olwyn (formerly front desk at Brandt’s Creek Mews)

  • Gary and Lynda Clements says:

    Fred and Kathy, Mike and Julie, Jason and Lisa,
    We want to extend out sincere sympathy to you on the passing of your Mom and Grandma. May God comfort you and give you His peace as you walk this path.
    Gary and Lynda

  • Gaye Shannon says:

    Very sorry to hear about Anna’s passing.
    We would like to express our condolences to the family. We are unable to attend the funeral due to a medical appointment for the same day.
    A donation will be sent to the Children’s Cancer Hospital in Vancouver.

    Love Gaye & Ron & family.

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