Violet May Carswell

We regret to announce the death of Violet May Carswell on October 15, 2009 at the age of 88 years. Violet was born at Okanagan Landing on November 14, 1920 and spent her entire life in the area. She is survived by her three children; Ken Giles (Phyllis), Jacquie Dehod (Myran) and Anita Dosenberg (Jack); sisters Frances Bennett of Victoria and Denise Tremblay of Vernon; six grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She is also survived by friend and companion of 16 years, Donald Sergent of Vernon.

Violet was predeceased by her husband Jack in 1989, a sister Melita in 1949, brother Ernest in 1944 and great granddaughter Ashley Lowey in February 2009.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, 3701 – 32 Avenue on Saturday, October 24 at 1:00 p.m. No flowers please. Donations to either the North Okanagan Hospice Society or to the BC Cancer Society would be appreciated.

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