Gertrude COMM

Gertrude COMM

went to be with the Lord peacefully with family around her on Monday, May 26, 2008 at the age of 87. She is survived by her loving family, four daughters: Joyce Prowse (Dick) of Kelowna, Caren Pittman (Phillip) of Okanagan Centre, Marcine Bethel (Bill) of Seattle, Janet Heinrich (Terry) of Kelowna; five grandchildren: Darren Prowse (Lori), Lisa Solmer (Ron), Kyle Pittman, Brittany Heinrich and Spencer Heinrich; five great grandchildren: Ashley, Racquel and Lindsey Solmer, Lexi and Mitchell Prowse; sister Lily Steinke of Leduc, AB; sister-in-law Betty Krumpitz of Wetaskiwin, AB and numerous nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her husband Sam in 1996 and her brother Ervin Krumpitz. Gertrude loved to travel and lived life to the fullest. She will be dearly missed. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, June 6th at 10:00 am at the Chapel of Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC with Dr. Gordon Fletcher officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4-1551 Sutherland Ave, V1Y 9M9. A gift in living memory of Gertrude will be made to Hospice Care by Springfield Funeral Home. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.

Kelowna Capital News


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