Aug 24, 1940 – May 17, 2018
Maureen Margaret Ward (nee Yeoman) was born on August 24th, 1940 in Hayes, Middlesex, England and passed away on May 17th, 2018 in the Kelowna General Hospital at the age of 77 years.
Maureen will be lovingly remembered by her daughter, Susie; one granddaughter, Carrie; one great-grandson, Connor; one brother, Bob (Patti); one sister, Barb (Stu); her sister-in-law, Sandra; numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by three husbands, Michael Trofin, Raymond Ward and Ralph Sweet; her parents, Percy and Elsie; and two brothers, Derek and Rick.
Maureen was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles where she held the position of Chaplain for many years. She loved gardening, crafts, sewing, shopping, the receiving of gifts and animals of all kinds. She missed her pets after they were gone but is now reunited with them and is enjoying holding them close and playing with them again. Maureen was a very hospitable woman and enjoyed socializing with her family and friends, was very kind hearted and will be forever loved by all who knew her.
The Funeral Service will be held at Bethel Funeral Chapel on Monday, May 28th, 2018 at 11:00 A.M. with interment following in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. A Reception will take place at the Eagles Hall, 5101-25th Avenue, from 1:00-4:00 P.M.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Maureen to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, B.C. Branch, #200-4940 Canada Way, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 4K6.
Funeral arrangements have been made with BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD.,5605-27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5, 250-542-1187.