Ruth Wakefield


We regret to announce the death on December 29, 2005, of Mrs. Ruth Wakefield, at the age of 94 years. Ruth was a lifelong resident of the Okanagan Valley, and was a telephone operator for many years with Okanagan Telephone. She was predeceased by her husband, Charles William Wakefield, and by a daughter, Laurel Wells. Ruth will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by her son, Mark (Judy) of Vernon; grandchildren: Dean (Kathie), Corey (Jadine), and Andrea Wells. She is also survived by her great-grandaughter, Lexie, and numerous extended family members. A private family Celebration of Life Service was held in the chapel of Vernon Funeral Home on Thursday, January 5, at 4:00 P.M., with Mr. Brian Jackson officiating. Friends wishing to send their condolences may do so at

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