Martha Krukoff

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Martha Krukoff (nee: Matwychuk) on Monday, March 31st, 2008 at Heritage Square in Vernon at the age of 85 years. Martha was born in Rowna, Poland in 1922 and later, at the age of 15 in the year of 1937, she joined her father on a farm near Canora, Saskatchewan. She married William Krukoff in 1939 and together they raised three children on a farm in that same area. Martha and William moved to Regina in 1974 to be near their grandchildren. Following William’s death in 1987, she moved to Vernon. Martha is survived by her loving family; two sons: Joe of Vernon, B.C. and Alec of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, one daughter; Florence (Dieter) Schwan of Coldstream, B.C., two grandchildren; Michelle and Darren Schwan both of Calgary, Alberta, one half-sister, Emily (Robert) Hood of Hamilton, Ontario and one half-brother, Jerry (Penny) Matwychuk of Hamilton, Ontario. Cremation. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 12th, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. from the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home. A reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room. In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Martha may do so to the Canadian Red Cross, 2809-44th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 3N5. Arrangements have been entrusted to

Pleasant Valley Funeral Home

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