Anne B. LOYD

Anne B. LOYD

LOYD, Anne B. passed away peacefully August 3, 2010 surrounded by her family. She was predeceased by her husband N.K. “Pete” and is lovingly remembered by her daughter Rona (Jock) Hawkey and her sons David (Jackie) and Jim (Brenda), grandchildren Bryan, Allison, Gareth, Curtis and Spencer and great-grandsons Francesco and Gianluca. Anne was born in London, England on March 12, 1921 and after schooling went on to train as a nurse and midwife at St. Thomas’ Hospital, In 1949 she came to Kelowna where she met Pete, the love of her life, and soon after they married. Together they raised their family and enjoyed seeing their grandchildren grow up. Anne loved the outdoors and spent many hours hiking, gardening, fishing, skiing and going to the cabin on the lake. She was a wonderful knitter and loved to bake goodies for friends and family. We wish to extend our thanks to Dr. Hickman, the staff at Three Links Manor and a very special thanks to the staff and volunteers at Hospice House for their dedication and extraordinary care. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on August 16, 2010 at First Memorial Funeral Services, 1211 Sutherland Avenue with Reverend Alan Akehurst officiating. Anne was instrumental in founding the Hospice Society in Kelowna. In lieu of flowers, donations in Anne’s name to the Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2Z6 would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mem.com. Arrangements in care of First Memorial Funeral Services, (250) 762-2299.


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