Ethel Mary Finlay

(nee Shoaf)

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of Ethel Mary Finlay (nee Shoaf) on March 14, 2011 in Vernon, BC at 87 years of age. Ethel was born on November 29, 1923 in Assiniboia, SK to Warner and Alice Shoaf. Ethel enjoyed spending time with her children, grandchildren and friends. She loved gardening and taking care of her beloved pets. Her unique, witty sense of humour will be missed! Special thanks to the paramedics, the amazing emergency staff, 3 West staff and forever grateful to the Hospice House staff and Dr. McLellan. Thank you also to the staff at Pioneer Square for caring for her over the past two years. In lieu of flowers, please feel free to make a memorial donation to the North Okanagan Hospice Society (3506 27th Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S1 Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family via email

Arrangements entrusted to


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

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