Janet Mae MORITZ (Mae)
Mrs. Janet Mae MORITZ (nee BOON) of Vernon, BC and formerly of Tisdale, SK, passed away at Vernon, BC on February 28, 2012 at the age of 95. She was predeceased by her loving husband Sam of 49 years in October 1992, her mother, father, sisters Ann VOLLO, Gladys LEPPKY (nee READE) and brother Herman BOON. She will be lovingly remembered by her children – daughter Janet (Bryan SHUTE), Shebandowan, ON, twin sons Gordon (Jean) MORITZ of Innisfail, AB and Garry (Bev) MORITZ of Penticton, BC and sister Jean (Jim) OLAH of Watrous, SK. Grandchildren Kim (Darrell), Robin (Brian), Alyson (Andrew), Kirstin, Everett (Tasha), Tami (David) and Shana (Ryan) and great grandchildren Samara, Kari, Mason, Corbin, Jordan, Carter, Lauren. Mae was born at the farm home near Venn, SK, where she spent her growing up years until going to Teacher’s College in Saskatoon. She spent all her years as an educator retiring from Tisdale, SK, where she taught from 1963 to 1986 when Mae and Sam retired to Vernon, BC.
A Memorial Service will be held at Trinity United Church in Vernon on Tuesday, March 6 at 11:00 A.M., with Reverend Bob Thompson officiating. Arrangements are in the care of Vernon Funeral Home 250-542-0155. Condolences may be offered at www.vernonfuneralhome.com