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SCHON, Manfred “Fred”

Fred passed away Thursday, June 8, 2023, at the age of 80, in Kelowna, BC. He is survived by his loving wife Louvain.

Fred was very mechanically inclined and a talented orchardist. He loved animals. He was incredibly caring and generous. Fred will also be remembered for his wonderful sense of humor.

The family would like to thank the staff at Kelowna General Hospital and Cottonwoods for their wonderful care.

There will be no service by request.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Okanagan Humane Society.

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Okanagan Humane Society Link: okanaganhumanesociety.com




  • Heinz and Marg and Family says:

    Fred was a son, brother, husband , uncle and great uncle , Our Condolences

  • Janet Gyorfi says:

    So sorry to hear this news. A huge readjustment for you Louvain. Time will heal

  • Linda Daly says:

    My husband and I are very sorry for you loss. I enjoyed visiting with him when I came into visit with my husband at KGH. Always kind with a smile on his face.
    May he rest in peace 🙏

  • Bill Knodel says:

    We are so sorry to hear about about Fred , he was a great guy , always happy go lucky and had a great sense of humour.. He will surely be missed, take care Louvain from all the Knodel family.

  • Karen Van Toever says:

    So very shocked and sad to learn of Fred’s passing.
    He was a kind, generous, caring & lovely man. He almost always greeted you with a smile on his face, always time to chat. He was so good to me and my fur companions. I will never forget him and his lovely wife Louvain.

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