Peter Michael Filipenko was born in Kuldja, China on November 29th, 1939 and was called Home to be with his Lord on September 24th, 2008 at 68 years of age. Peter will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Natalia, to whom he was married for 45 years; two sons, Wally (Jocelyn) Filipenko and Nick Filipenko; his daughter, Linda (Branko) Selebay; three grandchildren, Katie and Isabella Filipenko and Sara Selebay as well as numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members. Peter was preceded in death by one son, Serge in 1991; one brother, Eugene; one sister, Olga and his parents, Michael and Vera.
The Funeral Service will be held at the Pleasant Valley Church Of God (6161 P.V. Road) on Tuesday, September 30th, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. with Mr. Victor Lutsenko officiating. Interment will follow in the Pleasant Valley Cemetery.
As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Peter to the Canadian Cancer Society, #104 3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1
Peter was a wonderful husband, father & grandfather who loved the Lord.
Funeral arrangements have been made with
BETHEL FUNERAL CHAPEL LTD.,
5605–27th Street, Vernon, B.C. V1T 8Z5