Vern Wolske


With hearts full of gratitude for a life well lived. We regret to announce the sudden passing of “Vern” Wolske in Vernon Jubilee Hospital on January 27th, 2008 at age 92 years. Vern was born in Estevan, Sask. Vernon and Adele raised their family in Kamloops where he was employed by the CNR for 30 years. He and his wife Adele came to Vernon over 3 years ago. Vern loved to golf at McArthur Island and Hillview Golf Courses. He was predeceased by grandson Curtis and son-in-law Dennis Danchuk. Vern is survived by his loving wife Adele of 65 years, three daughters, Dorothy (Al) Schley, Sharon (Bob) Skinner of Vernon, B. C., Marian Davies of Kamloops, B. C., seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. He is further survived by two sisters, Elsie Monroe of Revelstoke, B. C., Minnie Ritchotte of Watson Lake, B. C. and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. Funeral service will be held from the Chapel of Vernon Funeral Home, 3007 28th Street, Vernon, B. C. on Sunday, February 3rd, 2008 at 1:00 PM. Captain Sean Wong officiating. Interment to follow in Pleasant Valley Cemetery. Refreshments to follow in the Tea Room at Pleasant Valley Funeral Home, 4303 Pleasant Valley Road. Donations may be made to Vernon Jubilee Hospital in memory of Vern Wolske.

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