We regret to announce the passing of Vivian Kowalchuk on November 1, 2002. Vivian was born in Timmins, Ontario January 26, 1939 and was a resident of the Lavington area for most of her life. Predeceased by son Patrick in 1985, she leaves to mourn her loving family: husband of 44 years George, daughters; Donna (Larry) Erfle of Armstrong, Carmen of Vernon, Nikki Semph of Vernon, sons; Michael of Kelowna, Kevin of Westbank, granddaughter Sarah, brothers; Bill Yermaych of Vernon & Peter (Marie) Slemko of Cache Creek, along with several nieces, nephews and extended family members. The Funeral Service was held on Wednesday, November 6, 2002 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Pleasant Valley Funeral Home. Cremation. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the S.P.C.A., Box 250, Vernon, BC, V1T 6M2 in Vivian’s memory. Arrangements were in the care of VERNON FUNERAL HOME 542-0155.