We regret to announce the passing of SHIRLEY KATHRYN OWEN in Noric House on Tuesday, April 13th, 2004 at the age of 71 years. Shirley is survived by her loving family, two daughters Shirley (Paul) Pshyk of Vernon, Sharon (Hank) Kamerbeek of Lake Country, BC, one son Doug (Carol) Owen of Vernon, six grandchildren, Danielle, Mathew Kamerbeek, Scott Pshyk, Stephanie, Brittany and Richard Owen, one brother Eric Egely, one sister Gladys Schram and numerous nieces and nephews. Shirley was predeceased by her loving husband Gerald Hugh Owen in August 2000, six brothers and two sisters. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Monday, April 19th, 2004 at 2:00 pm from the chapel of The Pleasant Valley Funeral Home with Reverend Sheila Odney officiating. Cremation. A reception will follow in the Pleasant Valley Tea Room. Those friends wishing to make memorial contributions in memory of Shirley may do so to the Alzheimer Society of British Columbia c/o #102-3402-27th Ave., Vernon, BC, V1T 1S1. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the PLEASANT VALLEY FUNERAL HOME (250-542-4333).