Obituaries

(Grace) Marjorie Lischka – April 6, 2010

Thursday, April 8th, 2010 | 3:53 pm

(Grace) Marjorie Lischka passed away on April 6, 2010 in Kelowna at the age of 83. Marjorie was predeceased by sons Raymond and Edward. She is survived by her husband of 62 years, George; 5 daughters, Georgina, Beverly (Forrest), Lorena…

Nancy (Anna) Buhler – April 2, 2010

Monday, April 5th, 2010 | 12:34 pm

Nancy (Anna) Buhler passed away on April 2, 2010 in Kelowna at the age of 90. Nancy is lovingly survived by daughters, Doreen (Jim) Davies and Patty (George) Keim; son, Robert (Claudia) Buhler; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and her best…

Ella Lapins (nee Vitolins) – March 28, 2010

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 | 3:29 pm

Ella Lapins passed away peacefully on March 28, 2010 in West Kelowna, BC at the age of 94. She is predeceased by her loving husband and soulmate of 71 years on October 1, 2004. Ella will be dearly missed and…

Captain William (Bill) Emmery – March 28, 2010

Wednesday, March 31st, 2010 | 3:26 pm

Bill Emmery passed away suddenly at Kelowna General Hospital (KGH) on Sunday, March 28, 2010 at the age of 78. He leaves behind his loving wife, Elsie; one son, William Robert (Rob); step-brother, Clancy; as well as nieces, nephews and…

William Brownlie – March 27, 2010

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 10:13 am

Born in New York City on September 10th, 1921, Robert William Brownlie (a Purple Heart veteran of WW II) passed away of heart failure on Saturday afternoon, March 27th 2010 at the Kelowna General Hospital, with three loving friends by…

Mary Barbara Favell – March 25, 2010

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 10:10 am

Mary Barbara Favell passed away on March 25, 2010 in Kelowna, BC at the age of 82. Mary was born August 29, 1927 in Major, SK. She moved to Kelowna as a two year old and spent her entire life…

Nellie C. Van Pelt – March 5, 2010

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 10:02 am

Nellie C. Van Pelt passed away at Cottonwoods Extended Care. A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, March 17th, 2010 at 10:30 A.M. in the Chapel of First Memorial Funeral Services, 1211 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC. Interment to follow…

Rositha (Rosi) Maneval – March 9, 2010

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 10:00 am

Rositha (Rosi) Maneval of Kelowna, passed away peacefully in the Kelowna General Hospital on March 9th, 2010 after a battle with Leukemia. Survived by her son Mike (Pam) of Langley; grandson Matthew and granddaughter Chelsea and also Rosi’s husband Janusz…

Luisa Manderioli – March 11, 2010

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 9:59 am

Luisa Manderioli passed away peacefully at Cottonwoods Extended Care on March 11, 2010. She is survived by her loving family, husband Mario of 60 years, two sons: Flavio (Nereyda) and Marzio (Anita), grandchildren: Jordan and Sofia, her sister Ada Orlandi,…

Edmond Labonte Smith – March 12, 2010

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 9:55 am

Edmond Labonte Smith passed away peacefully at home in Kelowna on March 12, 2010 at the age of 81. Ed was born in Cranbrook, BC and spent 40 years of his life living and enjoying the Yukon. It was in…