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Wassing, Mary

Passed away peacefully with her children by her side at the Kelowna General Hospital on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at the age of 77. Mary was predeceased by her late husband, Fritz Wassing, in August 2001. She is survived by her family: daughter Cathy Bloomfield (Bernie) of “Westbank,”BC; sons: Richard Carr (Patricia) of Calgary, AB, David Carr (Dianna) of “Westbank”, Doug Carr (Shirley) of Edmonton, AB; seven grandchildren: Tanya, David, Nicole, Jessica, Brett, Sarah, Max and one great granddaughter Alexandria; brothers Ron Narowski (Carol) of “Westbank”, Joseph Narowski (Gloria) of Edmonton and sister Stephanie Krueger of Calgary. Mary loved the great outdoors, that was her sanctuary! On a sunny day, her enjoyment of nature was celebrated with kayaking, cycling and taking leisurely walks. She shared that love with her children and grandchildren. A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 1:00 pm at The Cove Lakeside Resort, 4205 Gellatly Road, Westbank, BC.   In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Kelowna General Hospital Foundation – Cancer Care, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2.

Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 1:00 pm

The Cove Lakeside Resort

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Kelowna General Hospital Foundation – Cancer Care, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2


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Service Details

The service for Wassing, Mary is scheduled for Saturday, July 6, 2013 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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The Cove Lakeside Resort

4205 Gellatly Road Westbank, BC


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  • Juanita Hovey says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with Mary’s (Jo’s) family and friends. I am so sorry for your loss.

  • Judy Clowater says:

    My condolences to all of Joey’s family. I met her in Cold Lake when she came to my parents house with Max. One of my first memories is of her coming to the house at Hallowe’en dressed as a cowgirl and borrowing my brother’s gun and holster.

  • Deborah Harmon says:

    My condolences to the family, it has been many years since I saw “joey” but have many memories with the time shared with her and Uncle Max. Debbie (Hovey) Harmon

  • Ruby Hovey says:

    Our deepest sympathy to you all at this sad time.My memories of Joey are very special,we were good friends.She touched my life in a loving way.Take comfort in knowing she is no longer suffering. God bless each of you.

    -Mannie and Ruby Hovey

  • Tino & Shellie says:

    Our deepest sympathy to all of Mary’s family

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