Ivy Rose Murray

Ivy Rose, beloved Mother, Grandmother, GG and Friend, was born in Harwich, England Feb. 9th 1925 and passed away peacefully at Polson Extended Care Unit April 18th, surrounded by her loving family. Ivy Rose immigrated to Canada in 1931 and settled in the Pugwash area of Nova Scotia. She married Harold Tuttle in 1941 and together they had 4 children, David, Sharon, Peter and Denise. The family moved to Victoria where Harold died at a young age. Mom remarried Bill Murray and together they had Roxy. Bill was in the air force and they had many different postings all over Canada. Upon Bill’s death Mom finally settled in Vernon. Grandma was a good Christian and was actively involved with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She was known for her volunteer work and passion for baking which she shared with her family and friends. Through the years with the Church many great friendships were made, one in particular, with a very special lady, sister Joan Marx. Ivy Rose was predeceased by son David, husband Harold, husband Bill and beloved daughter Sharon. She is survived by son Peter (Lynne) daughters Denise and Roxy, special daughter in law Betty, Grandchildren, Geoff (Diane), Tara (Steve), Paula (Derek), Wendy (Sean), Joe (Kim), Mike (Alaesha), Derek (Amber), Brett and Chad (Tara) as well as 16 great grandchildren and many good friends. Special thanks to the staff at Creekside landing and Polson North for the comfort they provided to Mom. A service will be held Saturday April 27, 2013 at 1:00pm in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (1506 35 St, Vernon, BC). In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.MyAlternatives.ca

Cremation arrangements entrusted to


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

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