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O’Brien, Anita

Died peacefully on Saturday, October 29, 2011 after a long illness.  Survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Dr. Edward G. O’Brien; children: Evelyn Buckler (John), Heather Brown (Daniel), Edward O’Brien (Kendall), Jennifer O’Brien (George Gehrels) Thomas O’Brien (Jennifer), David O’Brien and 15 grandchildren.  A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 11:00 am at St. Charles Garnier Parish, 3645 Benvoulin Road, Kelowna, BC, V1W 4M7.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the CWL (c/o St. Charles Garnier Parish, address above) or Cottonwoods-Eden Fund for Gardens, 2255 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2Z9.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.

November 5, 2011 at 11:00 am

St. Charles Garnier Parish

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Service Details

The service for O’Brien, Anita is scheduled for November 5, 2011 at 11:00 am. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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St. Charles Garnier Parish

3645 Benvoulin Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Paul Shaw says:

    Rest in Peace my godmother. You were a loving member of our extended clan. I will miss you dearly.
    My condolences to the family.


  • Lee & Jos Penner says:

    Dear Ed and Family,
    It was with a sadness that I recently read of your dear wife Anita’s death.
    We hope she is in a better place and now at peace. Those who are left behind are the ones who have to suffer the loss. I am sure you have many happy memories of good times spent with Anita.
    Our deepest condolences.
    Lee and Jos Penner

  • June Wayslow says:

    Dear Dr. Obrien and family
    I am so sorry for your loss.
    Anita has always held a special
    place in my heart. My time in Salmon Arm and meeting you both and the family has given me many memories

    God bless you all

    June Wayslow

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