MICHALINE (LENA) WELESCHUK passed away peacefully at Noric House on Wednesday, February 16, 2005 at the age of 99 years. Lena is survived by her loving family, two sons, Leo (Grace) of Lumby, Eugene (Joyce) of Revelstoke, two daughters, Rose Nelson of Salmon Arm, Emily Belerive of Red Deer Alberta, twenty grandchildren, fourty-one great grandchildren thirteen great great grandchildren, one brother Elmer Stelmack, one sister Alice Panaschuik, and numerous nieces and nephews, and extended family. Lena was predeceased by her loving husband John James Weleschuk. Funeral service will be held on Monday, February 21st, 2005 at 11:00 AM from the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Pastor Sean Wong officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. A reception will be held in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room following the graveside. Those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Lena may do so to Noric House 1400 Mission Road, Vernon, BC V1T 9C3. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home 250-542-4333.