It is with heartfelt sadness we announce the passing of Jolana Ackerman on October 23, 2014 in Vernon, British Columbia. Jolana was born February 11, 1930 in Vitanova, Czeckoslovakia. On June 21, 1952 Jolana married Joseph Ackerman. She enjoyed knitting and being a wonderful mom and wife. She will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Joseph, to whom she was married for 62 years; five children: Joe Jr. (Beryl), Father Tony, Gloria, Mike and Julie. Further cherishing her memory are seven grandchildren and sister, Mary Kolena. Her smiling face will be greatly missed. Prayers will be held at 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Our Lady of the Valley Church (10102 Middleton Drive, Coldstream) with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, October 29, 2014 with Reverend Father Dale Normandeau officiating. You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s on-line obituary @ www.MyAlternatives.ca.
Arrangements entrusted to ALTERNATIVES FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES ®
Vernon 250-558-0866 & Armstrong 250-546-7237