Lillian Barbara Mae Holman

January 10, 1930 – May 22, 2009

It is with deepest sorrow that the family of Lillian Holman (nee Sherk) announces her passing at Polson Extended Care Facility in Vernon, BC. Although Mom suffered with Alzheimer’s Disease, she retained her sweetness and beautiful smiling eyes.

Lillian was a very caring, loving mother; who truly was a home-maker with concern over her family, a well kept house, and meals on time. Her gift was music; she loved to play guitar, dance and sing. These are some of our fondest memories. We will always treasure her as our mom and look forward to seeing her on the other side. She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her loving husband, George Holman and;

Son, Duane Laviolette (Sue), Steveston, BC

Grandson, Kyle Laviolette (Niko), Vernon, BC

Great-grandson, Noah; Great-Granddaughter, Tehya

Daughter, Joy Summerfelt (Arnold), Lumby, BC

Grandson, David Summerfelt (Wendy), Vernon, BC

Great-granddaughter, Kaila

Sister, Darlene Whitney (Johnny), Whitehorse, Yukon

Special Daughter-in-law, Nancy House (Don), Vernon, BC

Mom was predeceased by grandson Darren Summerfelt in 1988. Our family wishes to thank all the nurses and care aides at Noric House and finally at Polson Extended Care.

Cremation interment on Thursday, May 28, 11:00 a.m. at Pleasant Valley Cemetery, 4305 Pleasant Valley Road, Vernon, BC, followed by a Celebration of Life Service at Lumby Christian Church, 1962 Maple Street, Lumby, BC at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Sam Tumlinson officiating.

A reception tea will follow downstairs.

Those wishing to make a memorial contribution in memory of Lillian may do so to the Alzheimer Society of BC,

www.alzheimerbc.org. Arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155.