July 24, 1921 — December 15, 2012
Gerda passed away at Cottonwoods Extended Care Unit at the age of 91. She is survived by and will be sadly missed by her devoted husband Hubert of Kelowna, her sister Emmi and family in Germany and her extended family and friends. Gerda immigrated to Canada in 1963 and shortly after her arrival she journeyed to join her husband in Elsa, which was a small mining community in the Yukon Territory and lived there until retiring to Kelowna in 1981. Following cremation a Memorial Service will be held at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 1:00 pm.