With hearts full of sorrow, we regret to announce the passing of Peter Zieman, age 71 years, and Bernice Zieman, age 68 years, on July 28, 2009 at Vernon, British Columbia.
On January 21, 1938 Peter was born in Romania and on May 12, 1941 Bernice was born in Fox Valley Saskatchewan. On August 26, 1965 Peter and Bernice were married. For the last 29 years Vernon, BC has been their home.
Peter was an accomplished goldsmith and artist. Bernice spent several years in insurance, retiring to pursue her passion for her speciality sauces, dips and crafts.
Forever loved and missed by their son, Carman (Renée) Zieman; granddaughter, Tawny Zieman, and grandson Zachary Zieman, all of Vernon, BC. Peter and Bernice are further survived by Peter’s brother, Michael (Karen) Zieman; sister, Judith (Harry) Snaith of Medicine Hat, AB; Bernice’s brother, Rueban (Delores) Steinkey of Fox Valley, SK as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of Peter’s and Bernice’s Life will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 8, 2009 at O’Keefe Ranch, 9380 Highway 97 North, Vernon, BC.
Arrangements in the care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Vernon, BC 250-558-0866.