Esther Fennell passed away peacefully at Noric House on November 11, 2002 at the age of 81 years. She is survived by her loving family, husband John of 56 years, 1 sister Leah (Ken) McClelland of Quesnel, brother-in-law Henry Fennell, sisters-in-law Ethel Krebs, Jessie (Bud) Waddell, Martha Haffner and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. She is predeceased by 3 brothers and 4 sisters. Esther had been a resident of the Vernon, Armstrong area for the past 11 years. Interment will be held at the Mt. Ida Cemetery in Salmon Arm at 11:00 AM of Friday, November 15, 2002 followed by a Celebration of Life Service at the Chapel of PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME, 4303 Pleasant Valley Rd., Vernon, B.C. at 2:00 pm also on Friday, November 15, 2002. Flowers gratefully accepted in memory of Esther. Arrangements in the care of VERNON FUNERAL HOME. 250-542-0155.