Tanya Alexes Jorde (nee Balaski)

Nov 8, 1945 – May 11, 2018
Wife, Mother, “Momma”, and Daughter.

After a courageous battle with the elements of Cancer. I am neither really here, nor there. I am between two worlds There is nothing here for me. It is time to continue my journey.

Forever in our hearts. We love you Tanya.

-Family and friends

Special thank you to; Michelle Miller, Nurses and staff at Interior Health, Vernon Jubilee Hospital and Staff, Kelowna Cancer clinic and Staff, Vernon Cancer Clinic and Staff, North Okanagan Hospice Society: their wonderful Staff and Volunteers.

Dr. Barr (retired), Dr. Meyer. Dr. Fisher, Dr. Spencer, Dr. Murphy, Dr. Hardy, Dr. Rankin, Dr. Nicholson, Dr. Wait and Nurse Jody.

There will be no service for Tanya, a living wake was held prior to her departure.

In her memory, please donate to a charity or society of choice. Thank you.


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