Polly passed away at Kootenay Lake Hospital in her 100th year. She was born in Pelly, Saskatchewan to George & Dora Malakoff; the youngest of four girls. She was predeceased by her husband William (Bill), her daughter Margaret Saliken, grandson Leonard, great grandchildren Alyssa and Nathan. Polly enjoyed the farm and grew a huge garden filled with flowers and vegetables.
She was also skilled at many handicrafts. She loved people with a genuine interest wherever she lived including her last few years at Mountain Lake Seniors Community where she formed many friendships among both residence and the kind and caring staff. Polly is survived by her daughters; Nellie Konkin, Helen Kootnikoff, Barbara (Bob) Ward, eleven grandchildren as well as many great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.
Polly was loved by all her family. Her sense of humour was a great contribution to family gatherings & she will greatly missed.