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RHODES, Sora Anne

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at the age of 97.  Survived by her loving children: Doug (Maricel), Barbara; grandson Christopher (Trish); niece Darlene Koss and brother-in-law Don Withers.  Sora is also survived by her loving cat, Chester.  Predeceased by her husband of 50 years, Frank Rhodes.  Born in Cochrane, Alberta, Sora made Calgary her home with Frank before retiring to the Okanagan in 1980.  Sora was the longest serving member of Kelowna and Calgary Meals On Wheels.  The family would like to thank the staff at Kelowna General Hospital, Cardiology Department for their care and compassion.  A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, July 17th at 2:00 pm at the Missionwood Retirement Resort, 1075 Barnes Avenue, Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Kelowna S.P.C.A., 3785 Casorso Road, Kelowna, BC, V1W 4M7.  For those wishing to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences”.

Wednesday, July 17th at 2:00 pm

Missionwood Retirement Resort

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Kelowna S.P.C.A., 3785 Casorso Road, Kelowna, BC, V1W 4M7


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Service Details

The service for RHODES, Sora Anne is scheduled for Wednesday, July 17th at 2:00 pm . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Missionwood Retirement Resort

1075 Barnes Avenue Kelowna, BC


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  • Rosalyn Harder says:

    To Barbara,
    Thinking of you at this time as we shared the experience of long lived mums,I’ll miss her monthly communication!

  • Isabelle Faulkner says:

    I am so sorry to hear about Sora. She was such a special lady, so kind and very wise. I enjoyed knowing her. Her & I had some great laughs together.

    My thoughts are with the family at this time.

    Isabelle (formerly Front Desk at Missionwood Retirement Resort)

  • Krapic Family says:

    Barb, Doug and Chris
    You are all in our thoughts…very thankful to have JUST had a recent visit with Mrs. Rhodes with all of us and our kids and mom. Will post a pic…and will miss her very much! Too many fond memories to share, she was like a Grandma to us kids and a very dear friend to mom…blessed she was a part of our lives.
    Lots of love,
    Roxy, Barb, Cathy and Anka

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