Moe (Maureen) Sylva Heaven (nee Kelly)

Moe (Maureen) Sylva Heaven (nee Kelly)

April 27, 1935 – May 29, 2017

Moe was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan.

She leaves behind her husband Al of 59 years, their 4 cherished children: Kerry (Maureen), Karen (Randy), Kimberley (Andy) and Kirk (Lisa); her 11 adored grandchildren Taylor, Myles, Landon, Kevin (Quin), Christyna (JP), Kyle, A.J., Georgia (Matt), Alannah, Clayton and Ryan plus 5 precious great grandchildren Nixon, Bryn, Emryn, Ella-Marie and Sadie-Grace as well Moe’s 2 surviving brothers and 5 surviving sisters all who will miss her immensely.

Prior to her move to Vernon in October 2016, Moe spent countless hours as a volunteer with the Seniors Centre in Sechelt, St. Mary’s Hospital Auxiliary (Thrift Store, her favourite store to shop) and held numerous positions on their Port Stallashen Strata Council in Wilson Creek. She always kept busy with “books” and her treasured bridge partners. Moe lived a full life of faith, family, friends, travel and shopping. She will be forever missed and deeply loved.

A Memorial Mass will be held at Our Lady of the Valley, Coldstream Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 1:00 pm. A reception will follow the Mass at Our Lady of the Valley Church.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Moe’s memory to the North Okanagan Hospice Society at

Mom’s care provided by Dr. David Arnold, Dr. Mark Ansdell and staff, Dr. Michael Humphreys, Cancer Clinic, Hospice and the many Nurses, Care Aids and Support workers were the calm in our storm. We are so appreciative of the genuine care, compassion and expertise you ALL continuously provided.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, Phone: 250-542-4333. Condolences may be offered at

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