Francis Kirby

Born October 25, 1927 in Winnipeg, MB, Francis

Michael Kirby, at the age of 80 years, passed

away as a result of pulmonary fi brosis on Monday,

May 5, 2008 at Vernon, Jubilee Hospital Vernon,

BC. Frank will be dearly missed by Jacqueline,

his loving wife of 55 years; sons: Daniel (Muriel)

and Joseph; four grandchildren, eleven greatgrandchildren

and one great-great grandchild.

His sister, Bernadette Hale, further survives him.

Predeceased by his children: Francis, Jacqueline

and Robert; parents Clement and Blanche Kirby

and siblings: Helen Kirby, Irene White, Gregory

and Jimmy Kirby. A Memorial Mass will be held

at 3:00 PM, Saturday, May 17, 2008 at St. James

Catholic Church, Vernon, BC. Rev. Father Martin

Peyton, Celebrant. Arrangements in the care of

Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Vernon, BC

250-558-0866.

Francis (Frank) Kirby

1927 – 2008

“Eternal rest grant unto him, O Lord.”