WINGERT, Anne Barbara (nee Eberts)
January 25, 1914 – June 9, 2010
Passed away peacefully at David Lloyd Jones Care Home. Anne married Joe Wingert in Regina, SK in 1939 and they raised two children, Carol and Tony. Grandma and grandpa moved to Kelowna in 1993 to be closer to their family and continued to enjoy their passion for travel. Anne and Joe enjoyed a loving marriage of 68 years and they were an example of true love to all who knew them. They also loved and enjoyed parties and laughter with their many friends and family. Their faith and involvement with their church was a source of strength and joy. Anne is survived by her daughter Carol (Jerry) Polasek and daughters Christie (Eric) Coyne (Chris, Josh, Daniel, Jordan, Joseph, Isaiah); Nikki (Rene) Blanleil (Courtney, Brett, Cody); Shannon (Maurice) Blanleil (Lauren, Taylor) and Robyn (Lindsey) Polasek; son Tony (Kathy) Wingert and children Trevor (Jean) Wingert (Evan, Emmelyn, Xavier); Lauralee (David) Fearon (Norah, Isaac) and Jyl Wingert. Predeceased by her husband Joseph in 2007. Prayers will be recited on Sunday, June 13th at 7:30 pm, followed by a Funeral Mass on Monday, June 14th at 10:00 am both at Immaculate Conception Church, 839 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC. Reception to follow at the Parish Centre. The family wishes to thank every staff member and volunteer at David Lloyd Jones Home who made grandma’s last months filled with laughter, care and contentment. In lieu of flowers, donations would be appreciate to Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2 or to the David Lloyd Jones Fund, 934 Bernard Avenue, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 6P8. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.