Nellie was born on December 19th, 1924 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. She passed away in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on November 4th, 2009 having reached the age of 84 years.
She is survived by her loving family: two sons, James and Ron of Vernon; two brothers, Walter Penny of Surrey, BC and Bill Penny of Selkirk, MB; also numerous nieces and nephews. Nellie was predeceased by her husband, Joseph, in 1999 and by two of her brothers, Eric Penny and Robert Penny.
The Funeral Service will be held on Monday, November 9th, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with The Very Reverend Archpriest Father Isadore Woronchak, Celebrant. Interment will follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery after which family and friends will gather in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room for a reception.
In lieu of flowers, those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Nellie may do so to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #250, 1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, 250-542-4333.On-line memorial: www.mem.com