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Born on February 20, 1913 and passed away on August 15, 2012 at the age of 99 years.  Survived by her loving family, two daughters: Dorene, Kathy (Dave); two sons: Norbert “Nobby” (Gen), Dan (Marta); grandchildren: David, Dal, Sheri, Kim, Kelly, Julia, Dean, Kevin, Barry, Brian, Chris, Wendy, Christopher and Leah; great grandchildren: Michael, Marcus, Brenna, Jordan, Felix, Xavier, Taylor, Kye, Tilly, Montana, Daylon and Alex.  Also, her special friend and buddy, Baxter that she loved so much.  Predeceased by her husband Matt and daughter Linda.  Mom has been a resident of Kelowna for 72 years, moving from Saskatchewan as a new bride to live with her husband and care for her mother-in-law.  Mary has been a member of the Catholic Women’s League for over 73 years and involved herself over the years in many crafts, making and decorating wedding cakes for generations of families in the city.  She has been an example and an inspiration to her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren and will be greatly missed.  A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, August 25th at 11:00 am at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 839 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the BC Alzheimer Society, 865 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 6P6.

Saturday, August 25th at 11:00 am

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church

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The service for WILDEMANN, Mary is scheduled for Saturday, August 25th at 11:00 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 Catholic Church

839 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC


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  • Jackie Liscia (nee Glen) says:

    Dorene and family-Sincere condolences on the passing of your Mother. You have been a very faithful daughter and care giver. Many blessings to you and yours, and remember to cherish all the wonderful memories. We all enjoyed the stories at our grad luncheons in the past. May we all remember the tales. Cheers, Jackie

  • Susan Cook says:

    Len & I wish to express our sincere condolences to both Nobby and family. Your mom certainly lived a long life.

  • Ben Schell says:

    Dear Dan
    My thoughts and prayers go out to you and all your family. I have many fond memories of spending time at your house on Cadder. Lots of Frilly things and Knick Knacks and especially the icing your Mom would save for me from the many Wedding Cakes she made. Peace to you all. Ben (Benny) Schell

  • Vic & Betty Randall says:

    Kevin, Bonnie and family. Sorry to hear about the passing of your special grandma. She was a treasure and you will be sharing stories for years about all the wonderful times you had.

  • Carole Appleby says:

    Kelly and family,
    Sending my thoughts and condolences to you all. I will always remember that summer we visited your Grandma and Grandpa in Kelowna, Kelly. Such special, warm people. (and her chicken noodle soup!). With love, Carole

  • Leanne Gallant and Family says:

    Dear Kelly and Family,
    Sending our sincere sympathy after the passing of your grandmother. May all of your memories of good times spent together with her comfort you.
    Love Leanne, Trevor, Jessica, and Tamara xoxo

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