June 17, 1942
August 22, 2012
Gerda passed away peacefully at Polson Extended Care, to be with her Lord and Saviour, at the age of 70 years. She is predeceased by her parents Theodor & Else Goltz, & husband Hans Joachim Roeske. Gerda is survived by her children Robert Klemp, Susan McIntosh, Audrey Roeske (Craig Johnston), her 7 precious grandchildren, her sister Herta (Hans) Potomak, several nieces and nephews, and many friends.
Deep appreciation goes to all the staff at Polson Extended Care, Vernon Jubilee Hospital, Kelowna Hospital and her physician Dr. Dippenar who gave mom exceptional care over the last 6 months.
A memorial service will be held at Emmanuel Baptist Church, 3412 15th Ave at 11:00 am on Saturday Sep. 29th with tea/coffee to follow. A Burial Service will be held on Monday, Oct. 1st at 11:00 am at the Pleasant Valley Cemetery. Pastor Robert Murdock will be officiating at both.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make donations to Emmanuel Baptist Church in memory of Gerda may do so.