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December 8, 1984 — January 15, 2023

In loving memory of Jelena Stanojevic, who passed away unexpectedly on January 15, 2023, in Kelowna, BC. Jelena was truly one of a kind, remembering her beautiful eyes and smile she will forever be missed. Jelena is survived by her mother Slavica, daughter Sienna, sister Dragana, brother-in-law Chris, and her two nephews Dominic and Elijah, as well as numerous other family members and dear friends. Sadly, she was predeceased by her father, Velimir.

In lieu of flowers, donations are greatly appreciated: Jelena’s Go Fund Me page.

A Funeral Service, with Father Marko Radmanovic presiding, will be held TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2023, at 10:00 AM, at St. Ilija Missionary Parish, Serbian Orthodox Church (585 Gerstmar Rd, Kelowna, BC). Following, Jelena will be laid to rest at Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery (2850 Dry Valley Rd #50, Kelowna, BC), and afterwards a reception will be held at the church.  

A Celebration of Life organized by friends will be held at a later date.

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TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2023, at 10:00 AM

St. Ilija Missionary Parish, Serbian Orthodox Church, 585 Gerstmar Rd, Kelowna, BC

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The service for STANOJEVIC, Jelena is scheduled for TUESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2023, at 10:00 AM. Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

St. Ilija Missionary Parish, Serbian Orthodox Church, 585 Gerstmar Rd, Kelowna, BC

585 Gerstmar Rd, Kelowna, BC


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  • Skye Garnier says:

    I am truly so sorry for your loss.

  • Clayton Miller says:

    I am sorry for your loss. The memories I have of Jelena are from many years ago, yet learning of her passing was deeply saddening.

  • Walter Morel says:

    Vicky I am so sorry for your loss.
    I just heard about Jelena today. My heart goes out to you, it cannot be easy to lose a child and I will not say time will heal, please take care of yourself and if there is anything I can help you with do not hesitate.
    Sincerely Walter, Donna and Susie

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