Gertrud Osha


Gertrud Karoline Osha passed away peacefully at

Campbell River on Thursday, December 4, 2008 at

87 years of age. Predeceased by Fred, her husband

of 64 years, in 2005; infant son Hans Dieter in 1950;

son Harvey in 1985; daughter Helga Timm in 1998

and son-in-law Alvin Potrie in 2007. Gertrud will

be lovingly remembered by daughters Heidi Potrie

of Penticton and Marianne (Norman) Braybrook of

Airdrie, Ab; sons Hans of Drayton Valley, Ab, Peter

(Anna) of Quesnel, Ralph (September) and Fred

(Glenn) of Campbell River; son-in-law Rudy Timm of

Quesnel; She also leaves 17 grandchildren, 21 great

grandchildren and 1 great-great grandson. Gertrud

was born in Munster, Germany in 1921, married

Frederick in 1941, immigrated to Canada in 1954

then in 1968 settled in Enderby for the majority

of their life in Canada. In 2008 Gertrud moved to

Campbell River. A Celebration of Life will be held

1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 13, 2008 at Mountain

View Chapel in Armstrong. Reverend George

Fleming offifi ciating. Arrangements in the

care of Personal Alternative Funeral

Services, Armstrong.

(250) 546-7237.

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