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SPERLE, Matthew “Matt” Anton

Passed away in Kelowna, BC on January 18, 2013.  Born December 28, 1922 in Regina, SK.  Survived by his loving wife of 62 years Patricia, son Robert Sperle, daughter Jill Sperle, grandchildren Andrea and Kayley Bernard, brothers George (Joyce), Andrew (Betty) and numerous nieces and nephews.  Sadly predeceased by son Bryon, brother Joe, sisters Barbara, Mary and Vicki.  Matt served his country in WWII.  He was an avid fisherman and gardener. The family would like to thank Dr. R. Williams for his compassionate care, as well as the staff of 4B, 5B and Rehab. A special thanks to the staff of Unit C at Cottonwoods, and to the many friends at “Chartwell” who have been so supportive.  A memorial mass will be held on Friday January 25, 2013 at 10:30 am at Immaculate Conception Church, 839 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to BC Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.

Friday January 25, 2013 at 10:30 am

Immaculate Conception Church

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BC Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.


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Service Details

The service for SPERLE, Matthew “Matt” Anton is scheduled for Friday January 25, 2013 at 10:30 am . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

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Immaculate Conception Church

839 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC


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  • Sheri Keller (nee Stone) says:

    I was sadden to see the passing of Mr. Sperle – I have many fond memories of him when I was a kid growing up. Jill and I used to run around his orchard stealing cherries and we thought he didn’t know! but he did… My sincere sympathies to all the family.
    Sheri (Stone) Keller

  • Zeno & Sandy Cescon says:

    Bob & Family
    Sincere condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Memories do last a lifetime.

  • debbarmstong says:

    Matt was a great delight to talk to each day on unit c. He will always be in my memories as a great postive person.
    Blessing to you all at this time.

  • Marie & Norm MacKenzie says:

    We were deeply saddened to hear about Matt. We are unable to attend the funeral but please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.He had such a gentle manner and we know that he will be greatly missed.

  • Keith and Loretta Stutters says:

    Dear Pat, Rob and Jill
    We give you our sincere condolences. We have many fond memories of Matt as our neighbor on Highland Dr.N. He kept his yard beautiful, he took an interest in our young 3 children and he was a kind, freindly neighbor.Our prayers are with you all, love from us
    Keith, Loretta, Lisa, Shawna and Cameron Stutters.

  • Norbert &Gen Wildemann says:

    We are sorry to hear of the passing Of Matt, We are thinking of you all. Norbert&Gen Wildemann

  • Norbert &Gen Wildemann says:

    We are thinking of You all at this sad time ,our thoughts and prayers are with you all.Norbert&Gen Wildemann

  • Eleanor & Don Taylor says:

    Dear Bob & Family
    So very sorry to learn of your Father’s passing. We are so glad we were able to share some visits with him, your Mom, your Sister & of course you last year at Rehab.
    Our thoughts are with you all.

  • KEN STONE says:

    We are all thinking about you!

    The “Stones”

  • Lynne and Warren says:

    We are very sad at this time and will always think of Matt with fond memories. He had a wonderful sense of humor and a big smile. We are here for you.

  • Marie Raeburn says:

    Pat & family,
    I’m sadden to hear of Matt’s passing.My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May God give you the strength to get through these most difficult days ahead.I know he used to love his flowers and it was a joy and pleasure to be greeted at the front enterance with all the beautiful flowers he had in the yard.

  • Kathy Mooney says:

    My thoughts are with you at this time. Your memories of him will keep him close.A gentle man all the way!
    With love, Kathy

  • Bruce & Val Moore says:

    We were so sorry to hear of Matt’s passing. Our thoughts are with you.

    Bruce and Val Moore
    #65 – Chartwell

  • Domenic Rampone says:

    To the Sperle Family,

    I knew Matt all of life ,he was great friend of my Dad Val,and could those two tell stories.He will be missed.Prayers and thoughts are with your family.Matt had an outstanding outlook on life,and was very proud of his family and friends

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