Barbara Eileen Tonn, born Dec. 21, 1933 passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 29, 2006 at the
Vernon Hospice House at the age of 72.
She is survived by and greatly missed by her husband Alfred Tonn of Lumby and her children, Cathy & Keith, Jerry & Chris, Lu & Dave, Jeff & Helen, Connie & Dan, Phillip & Rose, Shaun & Julie, 17 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren and sisters Pordy, Betty & Bob, and brother Steve.
Barbara’s life was one of an ongoing adventure. Her courage, strength, love and laughter touched us all. She was an inspiration to everyone who met her.
A memorial service will be held at River Ridge Golf Course on highway 6 in Cherryville Wed., May 10 at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Hospice Society, 3506-27th Ave., Vernon V1T 1S4 (250) 503-1800.
We would like to thank the staff of the Vernon Hospice House for all the wonderful and tender care given to Barb in her last days. Funeral Services provided by Personal Alternative, #1 – 4311-25th Ave., Vernon V1T 1P5 (250) 558-0866.