In sadness of loss but gladness of peace we announce the passing of Elisabeth Lieselotte (Lotti) Knobel on September 30th, 2009 at the age of 78 years, after a brief but courageous battle with cancer.
Lotti was born on March 12th, 1931 in Melsungen, Germany and immigrated to Canada in 1957 with her husband Franz and son Gerald. She is survived by her loving family; her son, Gerald (June); her daughters, Marina (Barry) and Donna (Griff); her grandchildren, Brice and Lena, Jake, Corey (Kim) and Curtis (Sophia); her great-grandchildren, Emmeline, James and Farrah; her sister, Renate; her brother, Henner (Elisabeth); one niece; two nephews; and many very dear friends.
A private Reception celebrating Lotti’s life was held in the Tea Room at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Friday, October 2nd, 2009 at 11:00 A.M.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Lotti to the North Okanagan Hospice Society, 3506-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S4