We regret to announce the death at Vernon Jubilee Hospital on January 21, 2007, of Elsie Copan, at the age of 87 years. Elsie was a resident of Vernon for over 60 years, and was a former longtime employee of Eatons. She was predeceased by her husband, William, in 1981. Elsie will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her sisters; Ella (Steve) of Vernon, and Mary Kopan of Kelowna, sisters-in-law Elsie Pawchuk of Regina and Marion Grahame of Sicamous, Cecilia Kreptul of Calgary, Sophie Kreptul of Insinger, Sask., and Kate Kreptul of Regina; and numerous extended family members. Honouring Elsie’s wishes, there will be no public service held. Cremation arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home. 542-0155.