Ruth Rondella (Della) Ray (nee Campbell)
was born May 18th 1929 in Okotoks, Alberta and passed away January 15th 2008 in the Vernon
Jubilee Hospital in her 79th year after a long battle with her health. She will be lovingly remembered by her best friend & husband of 18 years, Gordon, 2 sons; Brian (Pamela) Campbell & Jeffrey (Jeanie) Campbell & 1 brother, Jim (Irene) Tooker. Della was predeceased by her mother Hazel and father Layton Tooker.
From Della’s childhood on the farm in Okotoks, Alberta to life’s trials & tribulations in Brantford, Ontario and retirement in beautiful British Columbia, Della touched many people. She was feisty, outspoken & yet had a very sweet side. She loved her family, country music and traveling to Nashville & Hawaii.
The Funeral Service took place at Full Gospel Tabernacle on Saturday, January 19th 2008 at 1:00 PM with Pastor Wilf Burger officiating. Interment took place at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery following the Reception at the church. As an expression of sympathy, those who wish to do so may send donations in memory of Della to the BC Heart & Stroke Foundation, #202-3402-27th Avenue, Vernon, B.C. V1T 1S1 (250) 558-5815.
May your soul be full of joy from your accomplishments in life.
Funeral arrangements were made with
Bethel Funeral Chapel Ltd.,
5605 – 27th Street,
Vernon, BC V1T 8Z5