We regret to announce the passing of Mary Carlson on December 13th, 2009 in Vernon’s Hospice House at the age of 72 years.
Mary is survived by her loving family: her husband, Val, three sons: Daniel (Laura Matheson) Byrne of Vancouver, Terence (Giselle Kolaric) Byrne of Kamloops, and Mark (Judy) Byrne of Kamloops, ten grandchildren, four step children: Erik Carlson, Rhonda Robinson, Sven Carlson and Lennia Buss, four step grandchildren, one sister, Phyllis, two brothers, Frank and Roy, nieces, nephews and extended family.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Monday, December 28th, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with The Reverend Father Dale Normandeau, Celebrant. A reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room.
In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Mary may do so to the North Okanagan Hospice House Society, 3506-27th Avenue, Vernon, BC V1T 1S4.