Joanne Leone Johannsson

Joanne Leone Johannsson


Mother, Grandmother,

Wife, Sister, Friend,

Gardener, Artist and the

light of all our lives, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 14, 2011 at the age

of 75 after an heroic

20 year battle with

breast cancer. 


Survived by her loving

husband Earl of 55 years, daughter Frances Will

(Harald) of Vancouver, four sons Eric of Vancouver, Paul

of L.A., James (Robyn) of L.A., Peter (Courtney) of London, England, brother William (Susan) Gunn of White Rock,

two sisters Janet McChesney of Richmond, Jillian (Trevor) Venables of Kamloops, 6 adoring grandchildren,

and many nieces and nephews.


Prayers will be recited on October 28th at 7:00 PM at

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 839 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on October 29th at 10:30 AM.  Interment to

follow in Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery.

Reception at Kelowna Golf & Country Club.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations

may be made to the Canadian

Breast Cancer Foundation.

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