JACK LEIER

October 20, 1935 – October 14, 2008. Age- 72 years. Jack is survived by his loving wife Marge of 49 years; daughter Lynn Mori (Doug); son Greg Leier (Heather); four grandchildren: Logan, Mackenzie, Nikolas, Dylan; sister Barb Sandberg (Don) and brother Ken Leier (Audrey) all of Kelowna.  Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.  Predeceased by his mom and dad, Val and Theresa Leier and his brother Patrick.  Jack was employed from S.M. Simpson to Fletcher Challenge for 37 years, retiring in 1993.  He was an avid fastball player and bowler in the Major Men’s League.  Jack loved outdoors, including hunting, fishing and boating.  The family wishes to express their sincere thanks to the staff at Ethel Glen at Cottonwoods for their excellent care.  A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, October 20th (Jack’s Birthday) at 4:00 pm at the Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Interior Alzheimer Society, 211-1889 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC, VY 5V5.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.