It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Nellie on October 30, 2015 in Vernon Jubilee Hospital. She was predeceased by her twin sons, Peter and Paul. Also by her first husband, Peter Prodaniuk, the father of her five sons, and by her second husband Bill Symington, Dawn’s father.

Nellie is survived by her loving husband, Sandy, and by her sons Andy (Christine), Larry (Marlene) and Lyle (Laurie) and her daughter, Dawn (Derek). She also leaves behind nine grandchildren.

Nellie was born in Rathwell, Manitoba on June 5, 1935, the ninth child in a family of fifteen born to Nykfor and Sophia Kucharski.

Five of her sisters, Cassie, Alice, Jenny, Elizabeth, and Orish are living in Manitoba.

There will be no service at this time.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vernon Funeral Home, Phone: 250 542 0155. Condolences may be offered at

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