March 5, 1945 – March 25, 2017
Rose Marie Collins passed away peacefully at Polson Special Care in Vernon BC on March 25, 2017. She was the last of four children born to Phillip and Mary Comeau. She is survived by her husband Bob Collins of 45 years. Chosen sons Shane and Neil (fiancé Julie) and one granddaughter Abigail. Rose was predeceased by two brothers Edgar, and Harvey, and one sister Phyllis.
Rose will be greatly missed by all who knew her and the many people at the Halina Centre where she volunteered helping run their bingo’s. Rose was also a member of the Okanagan RV Club.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on April 22, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, with Gwen Smith officiating. Reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room. In lieu of flowers those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Rose may do so to the Alzheimer Society of BC.
A special thank you to all the nurses and care givers at Gateby Care Centre and Polson Special Care.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, Phone: 250-542-4333. Condolences may be offered at www.pleasantvalleyfh.com