1929 – 2009
It is with great sadness our family wishes to announce the death of Dorothy, a long time resident of Lumby, on September 22, 2009, at the age of 80 years. Her final days were spent at Hospice House in Vernon with family by her side.
After 59 years of great and wondrous adventures together, she is survived by her husband Norman, also daughters Donna (Alex) Wudkevich of Choiceland, SK, Wanda (Ken) Nelitz of Williams Lake; sons Robert (Sandy) of Lillooet, Roger (Pat) of Ladysmith; sisters Mildred Beedle of Choiceland, SK, Beatrice Runn of White Fox, SK, Pat Hadden of Melfort, SK; brother Don (Maryann) Hadden of Prince Albert, SK; 12 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, 3 step great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Sunday, September 27, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with the Reverend Lily Watson officiating. A reception will follow in the tea room. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Dorothy may be made to the North Okanagan Hospice Society, 3506 – 27 Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S4.
Condolences may be offered at www.vernonfuneralhome.com
Arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155