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MOLEN, Elaine Betty (nee Denluck)

August 2, 1942 — July 21, 2016

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Elaine Molen on July 21 in Kelowna, BC. Elaine will be deeply missed by Rod, her loving husband of 53 years; her children Debra, Darren (Fiona) and Michael (Aimee); her grandchildren Jill, Jade, Kyra, James and Joshua; her brother Ben (Terry), sisters Shirley (Gerry) and Jean (Jim), as well as her many nieces and nephews.


Elaine will always be remembered for her cheery smile, infectious laughter, sense of humor and her devotion to her family. We would like to thank Dr. Michael Purdon and all the staff at the Central Okanagan Hospice House for their outstanding and compassionate care with Elaine these past few weeks.


A private family service will be held.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2Z5. 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.”


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The service for MOLEN, Elaine Betty (nee Denluck) is scheduled for A private family service will be held.. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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  • Carolin Biafore says:

    Dear Rod and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. I am sure you will cherish the many beautiful memories you have together. My sincerest condolences.

  • Hal Anker says:

    Rod and Family:

    We are so sorry for your loss.

    Hal Anker Monica Lansing

  • Anita and Don McPherson says:

    Your mom Michael and mother in law Aimee will remain in your hearts forever. You’ll pick up the phone to call her someday; just like she is right there. We remember Elaine as a beautiful and kind person. It was an honor to have known her. With love Anita and Don.

  • Brad Denluck says:

    Rod, Deb, Darren, Michael, it is with a heavy heart that we pass on our sincere condolences on this most difficult day. May it bring you comfort that Elaine is at peace. We all have many fond memories of her infectious laugh and great times shared at Kimball and Greig Lake. May you find strength and consolation with family and friends. Brad, Braydon, Rob, Janina, Ben and Theresa.

  • Camp Pauline McPherson says:

    Rod, Deb, Darren, Michael and families,
    May each lasting memory you shared with Elaine help to ease your pain and gently bring comfort to your hearts. Our sympathies

  • Denise Fenton says:

    Michael/Aimee and family:

    So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with you at this difficult time.
    Denise, Dave, Payton and Paige Fenton

  • Jennifer and Mark, Naglan says:

    To Rod and family,
    Thinking of you all at this very sad time.
    Elaine was a very special spirit and a special part of our extended family.
    I see her smile and happy personality in the faces of James and Josh and this will keep her memory in our hearts forever.
    A beautiful person in so many ways, a kind and loving woman we will always look up to

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