HOWE Dorothy Howe (nee Johnson) passed away on July 11th, 2009 at the Canadian German Care Home in Vancouver, BC at the age of 85. Dorothy was predeceased by her loving husband Wm. Anthony (Bill) Howe. Dorothy is survived by 3 daughters; Kellie Howe – the only child from Dorothy and Bill’s marriage, Ollie Dennison and Margaret (Paddy) Perry from her first marriage. Also left to mourn are her 3 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren, 4 step children from her marriage to Bill, and numerous
grandchildren and great grandchildren. Dorothy was born in Winnipeg Manitoba into a family of 12 children, and so has many nieces, nephews, cousins there. Dorothy was a familiar sight working beside Bill Howe at the Paramount Theatre and the Orchard Park Twin. She was a strong supporter of the Girl Guiding program and in fact was
Commissionaire for several years. She also was a member of the Eagles and worked for several years as a volunteer for Interior Health. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Friday, July 24th, 2009 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Valleyview Funeral Home, 165 Valleyview Road
Kelowna, BC with Celebrant Cathy Nesbitt.
In lieu of flowers Mom would prefer to have your
donations directed to the BC Alzheimer Society,
865 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 6P6.
Text and Verbal condolences may be made to the family at www.mem.com. Arrangements entrusted to VALLEYVIEW DIGNITY FUNERAL HOME. 165 Valleyview Rd. 250-765-3147