Leonard Goldfinch

Leonard Goldfinch


Passed away peacefully at the age of 93. He was born in

Bernham, England on

September 18, 1918. His family came to Canada in 1920 and settled in Quebec. Leonard and his family moved to Kelowna in 1970. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife Ruth, his best friend, traveling companion and fishing partner. He is survived by his children Brian (Cecile) of Prince George, David (Corinne) of Kelowna, Sharon MacKinnon of Kelowna, Graham (Della) of Fort McMurray, AB, Step-son Douglas (JoAnn) Goerzen of Kelowna. Survived by his nieces and nephews, Patricia (Pierre) Hackett of Three Rivers Quebec, Geoffrey (Mae) Hackett, Pamela Payne, Paula Giddings, Vince (Jerri)

Hooley, Robert and Joan Goldfinch, all of Ontario. Survived by 12 grandchildren, Dustin, Breanne, Thomas, Kayla,

Sheldon, Jason, Lindsey, Melissa, Christopher, Jessica, Chet and Jase as well as three great grandchildren Kayla, Hunter and Holden. Predeceased by his parents Bert and Beatrice Goldfinch, sisters Edith (Ken) Hackett, Gladys (Art) Hooley, Amy Goldfinch and brother Albert (Jeanne)

Goldfinch. Leonard was an avid fisherman, enjoyed

traveling, camping and getting together with family and friends for bbq’s and playing games. He had many jobs over the years and worked for Pratt & Whitney in Montreal,

Kelowna Builders Supply, owned a construction company, owned Postill Lake Lodge. A very special “thank you” to Dr. Hignell and to all the wonderful, caring nurses and staff at KGH, 4A, and to the staff at Sunpointe Village for the care given during Len’s stay. There will be no funeral service at Len’s request. Arrangements in care of Everden Rust

Funeral Services, 250-860-6440. In lieu of flowers,donations may be made to CNIB or the Osteoporosis Society.

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