Myra Eileen (Myleen) of Kelowna, passed away in the Cottonwoods Extended Care Complex on Thursday, June 2nd, 2011 at the age of 87 years. Myleen was born in Vernon on April 22nd, 1924, and was the daughter of Howard and Myra DeBeck . She was also the granddaughter of Okanagan pioneer, Price Ellison. Myleen lived in Port Alberni, Vancouver, Calgary and Edmonton and in 1980 retired with her husband Jack to Kelowna. She was loved and cherished by her family who survive her: John(Anne), Jane, Ben, Sue(Sandy) and two grandsons Ben and Dan (Abigail). A private family service and internment will take place. A special thanks to the staff at Cottonwoods for six years of exceptional care. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation (Cottonwoods Garden) 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, B.C. V1Y 1T2 in memory of Myleen. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Arrangements entrusted with First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna. 250-762-2299

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