Audrey Ruth Holecz


AUDREY RUTH passed away in Shuswap Lake General Hospital, Salmon Arm, BC, on Saturday, September 4, 2004 at the age of 62 years. She fought a short but courageous battle with cancer. Audrey was born in Kelowna, BC, on June 29, 1942 and was the youngest of six brothers and three sisters. Audrey lived an active life in the Salmon Arm-Sunnybrae area since 1967. She will be sadly missed by all she touched. Audrey was predeceased by her three brothers; Bill, Pete and Frank and two sisters; Ida and Irene. She is survived by her husband Jozsef of Tappen, BC, three children; Marie (John) Jespersen of Salmon Arm, BC, Jezsef (Cerran) Holecz of Tappen, BC, Linda (Fred) Sides of Superior, Montana, five grandchildren; Natasha (Rob) of Kelowna, BC, Ashley of Tappen, BC, Michelle, Michael and John of Superior, Montana, three brothers; Ernie Wright and Allen Wright of Canoe, BC and Jerry (Madeline) Wright of Kelowna, BC, the oldest of the family, her sister; Agnes “Ag” (Gordon) Currie of Saanich, BC and many nieces and nephews and very good friends. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, September 25, 2004 at 11:00 a.m. from Fischer’s Funeral Services, Salmon Arm, BC, with Pastor Norm Russell officiating. A reception will follow at the North Canoe Hall, Canoe, BC at 1:00 p.m. If so desired, memorial contributions in Audrey’s name may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Box 3451, Salmon Arm, BC, V1E 4S2 or the Shuswap Lake Hospital Foundation Society, PO Box 265, Salmon Arm, BC V1E 4N3. Arrangements with cremation entrusted to Fischer’s Funeral Services & Crematorium Ltd., Salmon Arm, BC, 250-833-1129.

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