MACLEAN (CROOKES) Elizabeth Anne “Betty” It is with great sadness that we announce that Betty passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Saturday, December 26, 2009 at the age of 81.  Predeceased by her first husband Dennis Crookes in 1976, her second husband Harris MacLean in 2008, daughter Diane in 1956 and her sister Clare in 1918.  Survived by her children Bev (Gord) Ivans and their children Lindsey Ivans and Lee Ivans (Erin) all of Kelowna, Janice (Bruce) Weinmaster and their children Karli Weinmaster (Yaad) and Michael Weinmaster

(Patrick) all of Kelowna, Brian (Mary Anne) Crookes and their children Alex Crookes and Angie Crookes all of Calgary, Kevin (Gloria) Crookes and their children Jennifer Crookes, Graham Crookes and Andrew Crookes all of West Kelowna, as well as Harris MacLean’s family.  Betty was a long time resident having been born and raised in Kelowna.  A celebration of Betty’s life will be held on Thursday, December 31, 2009 at 10:00 am at the

Cathedral Church of St. Michaels and All Angels, 608 Sutherland Ave, with Bishop John Privett officiating.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the MS Society of Kelowna, 1959 Kirschner Road, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 4N7 or the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation: 300-1090 West Pender St., Vancouver, BC, V6E 2N7.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077

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