Ruth Giesbrecht

October 29, 1927 – August 24, 2014

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ruth on August 24, 2014 in Vernon, BC, born October 29, 1927 in Shafter, California, USA.

Ruth is lovingly remembered by her husband: Johann Giesbrecht; children: Joyce (Ron) Beres, June (Dave) Phillips, Roland Giesbrecht, Gilbert (Kelly) Giesbrecht; grandchildren: Darryl (Stacie) Weich, Karen (Keith) White, Anna (Kelly) Havanka, Anthony (Nicole) Giesbrecht, Jordan (Angela) Giesbrecht; great grandchildren: Kalista, Danika, Gavin, Maya, Braelyn, Coralai, Issac, and Ashton. She is predeceased by her grandson: Jaron Giesbrecht.

A Celebration of Life Tea will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 28, 2014 at Alternatives Chapel (2980 Smith Drive, Armstrong, BC). Those wishing to do so may make a memorial donation in Ruth’s name to the BC Heart and Stroke Foundation (PO Box 7008, Station Main, London, ON N5Y 5W7). Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at

Cremation arrangements entrusted to


Armstrong 250-546-7237 & Vernon 250-558-0866

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