Born February 2, 1925, Heinsburg, Alberta, passed away September 13, 2009, Vernon, British Columbia, aged 84. Katherine arrived in the Fraser Valley in the late 1940s and lived in several other communities in British Columbia prior to moving to Cherryville in 2007.
She is survived by: husband, Henry Penner; two sons, Brian Henry Penner (Raven), Chetwynd, BC and Larry Wayne Penner (Wendy), Cherryville, BC; two daughters, Helen Linda Mosher (Dana) Abbotsford, BC and Marie Giesbrecht (John) Abbotsford, BC; eleven grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Katherine is further survived by two sisters, Audrey Wourms, Edmonton, Alberta and Murial Funk, Penticton, BC; nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends.
Memorial Service will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, September 19, 2009, at the Cherryville Gospel Church, Chapel in the Pines, 77 Aumond Road. Those wishing to do so may make memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, #104 – 3402 27 Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S1 .
Funeral arrangements in care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, #1 – 4311 25th Avenue, Vernon, 250-558-0866.