May Alice Turek
(nee Martin) passed away, peacefully Oct 4, 2006 after a short but courageous battle with cancer. She was predeceased by her daughter Susan in 1959 and her husband Archie in 2001. She is survived by her loving companion of 5 years Bud Carlson and by her 4 daughters, Peggy (Ron) Hoolsema of Langley, BC, Valerie Hoath of Pitt Meadows, BC, June (Mike) Curtis of Edmonton, Alberta, and Arlene (Kevin) Schnyder of Vernon, BC. May had seven grandchildren, Aaron, Anna, Larissa, Everett, Allison, Geoff, Jamie and 2 great grandchildren Ethan and Issak. May was the 12th child in a family of 17 children, of which 12 remain. There are numerous nieces & nephews, too many to name, who loved May like a mom. She was an active member of the community with over 40 yrs of service to the Fraternal Order of Eagles. She will be sadly missed and fondly remembered. We love you Mom – God speed to better pastures and golf greens. Memorial services will be held Tuesday Oct 10, 2006 at the Eagles Hall at 5101 – 25th Avenue @ 1pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Vernon Hospice House in memory of May Turek. Arrangements made with Personal Alternative Funeral Services.