Frieda Herrmann passed away peacefully January 31, 2016 in Kelowna at the age of 87 years. Frieda was born on
December 24, 1928 in Klein Gluska, Poland and immigrated to Calgary, Alberta, Canada in 1952. She is survived by her loving husband Heinz, with whom she enjoyed 67 years of marriage. Frieda was the much loved mother of Christa (Lloyd) Kjellbotn, Gordon (Gwen) Herrmann, and Gerry who predeceased her in 2004. She was a loving Oma to Kari, Kim (Ian), Tina and Amanda (Mike) and leaves behind four great grandchildren – Ashley, Julia, Jordan and Aeris.
Frieda is also survived by two sisters, Ella and Gertrude (Dave) in Calgary and three brothers, Alfred (Hilde) in
Kelowna, Erwin (Shirley) in Red Deer and Edmund (Joan) in Arizona, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Frieda was a kind, loving and generous woman who was happiest when surrounded by family and friends, preparing delicious meals to share. She enjoyed playing cards and never lost her sense of humour. Frieda will be dearly missed and in our hearts forever.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, February 5th at 1:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road,
Kelowna, BC, V1Y 5V8. Interment to follow in Kelowna
Memorial Park Cemetery 1991 Bernard Ave, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 9V7. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Kelowna General Hospital or the
Heart & Stroke Foundation.