Marlene Wilgosh

Marlene Wilgosh

Marlene Ruth Wilgosh (nee Eischen) passed away in Salmon Arm, BC, on September 18, 2013 at 64 years of age. Born in Leroy, Saskatchewan on September 11, 1949 Marlene is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Lisa and Kevin Nadeau, granddaughters Brittney (Ken) and Amber; son Robert Wilgosh and his two children; sisters Margaret (Pete) Durman, Betty Skelley, Joanne Bath and Mary (William) Sutherland; partner Norman Hall; and by numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her mother Katherine, father Max, daughter Tammy and by her niece Carolyn Durman.

Marlene moved to Clearwater in 1979. She worked at the Credit Union, the Chuckwagon and the Hub. She was a very active member of the Royal Canadian Legion in Birch Island and in Clearwater. In 1995 she moved to Salmon Arm where she remained an active member of the Legion. Marlene loved to feed people, whether she was employed as a cook or donating soup or food to seniors. She loved to make soup! Marlene also loved to tell jokes. But the pride and joy of Marlene’s life were her granddaughters.

A Memorial Service for will take place on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 2:00 in the chapel at North Thompson Funeral Services in Clearwater, BC. Condolences may be sent to the family on-line at

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