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PETERS, Delores

Went to be with the Lord on Friday, July 6, 2012 at the age of 85.  Survived by her loving husband Pete; three daughters: Dorothy (Ed) Rempel of High River, AB, Sharon of Maple Ridge, BC, Ruth of Waldheim, SK; three sons: Dave (Tena) of Waldheim, SK, Milt (Kathy) of Glennallen, Alaska, James (Debbi) of Kelowna, BC; 22 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; one brother Donald Schoenwald (Anita) of Painesville, Ohio; two sisters: Delphia Sawatzky (Harry, deceased) and Irene Smith (Marvin, deceased) both of Billings, Montana; as well as many nieces and nephews.  Sadly predeceased by her parents Henry and Susie Schoenwald, brother Harvey, sisters: Eva Boese, Johannah Schoenwald and Lyla Schoenwald.  Delores was born in Glendive, Montana on May 22, 1927 and raised on a farm in the Richey area.  She came to faith in Christ at age 14, was baptized and joined the church.  She was a good, caring mother to her six children and a loving wife to her husband.  Delores was a good cook and an excellent seamstress.  Her alto voice contributed significantly to many services.  Her love for and devotion to the Lord had a positive influence on the family.  She passed peacefully into the presence of her Lord Jesus Christ in the Baptist Housing facility in Kelowna, BC.  A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 10:00 am at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  Interment to follow in the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Gideons, c/o 593 Spruceview Place South, Kelowna, BC, V1V 1S8.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 10:00 am

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for PETERS, Delores is scheduled for Wednesday, July 11, 2012 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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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Paul and Leona Ruten says:

    Dear Peter’s Family: Just heard of Dolores’ homegoing we know she will be greatly missed. We have a great memory of her as our neighbor and wish you God’s peace during this difficult time

  • Glen & Kelly Kehler says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. We celebrate the homecoming of a godly lady, one that we have many great memories, including our trip to the Ukraine.

  • Darrell Gudmundson says:

    Edith and I know that aunt Dolores is in a new and fulfilling experience, supported by the love of God. To the family, we offer our condolences and we know that that same Divine Love supports us all.

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