Jun 2, 2018
Dorothy Volk passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2018 at the age of 80. Survived by her daughter Sharon (Glenn) Siverns of Coquitlam and grandson Ryan. Dorothy was predeceased by her husband Don, brother Andy (Donna) Hartman and sisters Polly (Frank) Klein, Agnes (Howard) Baker and Marie.
Dorothy worked with her husband Don, his brother Albert and sister-in-law Thelma at Finns Meat Shop until they sold the business. She also worked at the Rutland Bank of Nova Scotia and Lloyd’s Grocery on Pandosy in Kelowna. Dot was the catcher for the Rutland Rovettes softball team and was inducted to the BC Sports Hall of Fame as a member of the Meikle Teddy Bears basketball team. Dorothy suffered with Alzheimer’s disease in recent years and moved to Maple Ridge to be closer to her daughter.
A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, June 16 at 10:00 am at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road. Interment to follow in Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of BC, 307 – 1664 Richter St., Kelowna, BC, V1Y 8N3, Canadian Diabetes Assoc.,1589 Sutherland Ave, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 5Y7 or the BC Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com
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