Margaret passed away at Noric House on May 14, 2015 with family by her side. She was in her 98th year. She was born in 1918 in Watson, SK and moved to BC with her family at the age of 18. In 1938 she married Jim Churchill of Falkland and spent almost all her life in Falkland until recent moves to Heron Grove and Noric House. She was predeceased by her husband Jim and her parents, Peter and Lillian Bohnen, brother Verne Bohnen and sister Katherine Homewood. She leaves to mourn her passing, eight children Larry (Doreen) Churchill of (Chase), Darwin (Marjorie) Churchill of Falkland, Verne (Phil) Churchill of Kamloops, Sylvia (Denis Culling) of Fort St. John, Mervin (Dot) Churchill of Falkland, Carol (Keith Hill) of Falkland, Lorna (Duane Ricard) of Falkland and Melva (Rob Ford) of Vernon, 25 grandchildren, 48 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren. Also 4 sisters Georgina Hoath of Vernon, Lil Rose of Calgary, Theresa (Gil) Goodman of Kelowna, Cindy (Glen) Keller of Falkland and brother Art (Paulette) Bohnen of Kanata, Ontario.
We will celebrate Margaret’s life in the Falkland Church on Tuesday, May 19th at 2 pm with lunch to follow in the church kitchen. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Mom’s memory to Falkland Historical Society, The Vernon Hospice House or The Falkland Cemetery.