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SAMSOM, Johanna Alida

Passed away on Friday, January 13, 2012 at the age of 79.  Survived by her loving family, four sons: Anthony (Susan) of Calgary and their children Michael and James, Nicolas (Penney) of Kelowna and their children Nicole (Wayne), Cara (Jerrod) and Leah, Douglas (Kathy) of Winfield and their children Christopher, Stephanie and Emily, Ronald (Karen) of New Zealand and their son Riley; brother Nick Imthorn (Nancy) of Kelowna; sister Arina Elyzen of Kelowna; sister-in-law Lareine Imthorn of Kelowna; nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by her husband Harm and brother Henry.  Johanna will be dearly missed by all her family and friends.  A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, January 19th at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC with interment to follow in the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cancer Centre for the Southern Interior, 399 Royal Avenue, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 5L3.

Thursday, January 19th at 1:00 pm

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for SAMSOM, Johanna Alida is scheduled for Thursday, January 19th at 1:00 pm . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Springfield Funeral Home

2020 Springfield Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Jim Cronin says:

    To Doug and Family,
    Sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts are with you.

  • Lindsey Crawford says:

    To the Samson and Imthorn families~
    So sorry to hear of the passing of your mother, sister, aunty and oma. Thinking of you all.

  • Gerry and Judy Galet says:

    Nick,Doug,Penny,Kathy and families
    Our deepest sympathies on the passing of your dear mother. Judy and I always enjoyed our annual visit with Johanna during our summer stays at SBR.
    She was a wonderful person with a great wit and sense of humour and we will miss her. Our hearts go out to all of you for your loss.

  • Armando and Annelies says:

    To the Samson and Imthorn families, So sorry to hear about your loss. We send you our most sincere condolences and wishes for lots of strength, during these very trying times.
    Thinking of you!

  • L.A.Ista says:

    Beste familie Samsom-Imthorn.
    Gecondoleerd met het overlijden van jullie Moeder Oma en Zuster.
    We zullen haar missen.Veel sterkte toegewenst voor de komende tijd,
    Jullie, Jacoba en Leen

  • Heichert Family says:

    Samsom Family:

    It is with heavy hearts we send our deepest sympathies. Marilyn and I have many fond memories of time spent with both your parents on the boat, at the cabin and of course the home on Sutherland. A wonderful person and will be missed.

    The Heichert Family

  • Lori Burns/Jan Johns says:

    The Samson Family: Our condolences on the passing of your Mother. We really enjoyed visiting with her at Seclusion Bay. She was a real sweetie pie, with a great sense of humour.
    Lori and Jan #105 – SBR

  • nancy hall says:

    Nick, Penny, Doug, Kathy & families:

    Our hearts go out to you all and our thoughts are with you. Johanna was a dear friend to both Ivan and myself. We have some very happy memories of times spent with Johanna and Harm at Seclusion Bay. We will miss her very much

    Ivan and Nancy Hall

  • Carol Sollenius says:

    Samsom Family:
    Sorry to hear of Johanna’s passing. We send our sincere condolences on your loss.
    Carol and Lars

  • Jane Colpron says:

    Nick,Penney,Doug,Kathy and family
    Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time. Johanna was a beautiful neighbor and friend. We will keep the fond memories we have of her close to our heart.Her love for our children and pets meant the world to us. We will miss her kind smile and friendship so very much.

  • Wilma Roskam says:

    My eldest cousin in Canada passed away….Our sincerest sympathy to you all.
    Dag lieve Ans…..rust zacht bij je lieve Harm.
    Robert Jan en Wilma

  • Yvonne Colville says:

    Its with deepest sympathy that I send my condolescense to all of you. Johanna was a great lady with lots of stories and wisdom to share. I will always remember her fondly from SBR.

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