1923 – 2014

Edna Rose Gregoire passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on January 21, 2014 at Polson Residential Care. Edna was the great granddaughter of Cornelius O’Keefe and Rosie Stalekaya.

She is predeceased by her parents: Edith Parker (nee Harris) and Christie Parker; husband: Dave Gregoire; children: Hermon and Geneviere; sisters: Sophie, Caroline, and Bertha; and brothers: George, Arthur, and Isaac.

Edna is lovingly remembered by her children: Simon, Lydia, Raymond/Dooley (Marilyn), Cecilia (Chris Luke), David, Mary (Peter) Gregoire-Hnidan, Anne (George), Gerard (Connie), Bernadette (Patrick) Gregoire-Thompson, Fabian (Vivian); 15 grandchildren; 31 great grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren; siblings: Jean, Andrew, and Lillian; along with numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Her strong Catholic faith, guided her safely to the hands of the Lord God Jesus Christ.

A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on January 25, 2014 at St. Benedict’s Church (Head of the Lake Road, Vernon, BC) with Father Tony Ackerman officiating. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.MyAlternatives.ca

Funeral arrangements entrusted to


Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866

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