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TRACEY, Rebecca (Ray)

Born September 4, 1940 in Montreal, Quebec and daughter of Frank and Maria Uttaro of Rome, Italy; passed away on June 9, 2014.  Ray was predeceased by her daughter, Debbie; husband Basil (Bay); sister Fanny and brother Paul (Aline) Uttaro.  She leaves behind son Jim (Brenda) and family; son Darren (Tammy) and family; five grandchildren; two great grandchildren; brothers Joe Uttaro and family, Dave (Ruth) Uttaro and family; as well as her extended family and many friends.  Ray moved from Montreal in 1971 to Calgary, on to Fernie, BC, the Northland, Cassiar, BC and to Kelowna in 1982.  She travelled extensively with the Left-Handed Golfers’ Association.  Ray took training as a nursing assistant and worked many years at a local Seniors’ Nursing Home.  After retiring, Ray moved to Willow terrace and continued being involved with volunteering and helping others.  She will be missed, but is resting peacefully with her Lord.  A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, June 13th at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.  Many thanks are extended to Mr. Clair Jantzen and staff for their excellent service.  If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”

Friday, June 13th at 1:00 pm

Springfield Funeral Home

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The service for TRACEY, Rebecca (Ray) is scheduled for Friday, June 13th 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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  • Phyliss Osborne says:

    Ray was one of my best friends. I wish I could have been there to pass on my condolences. We had many great times and have created fond memories. You will be missed.
    Phyliss, Janis and family

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