Jensen, Emil Oliver passed away on February 6, 2011, at home in Lake Country at the age of 93 years.
He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 58 years, Shirley; daughter Heather; son Brian; 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; two sisters; and numerous nieces and nephews. Emil was sadly predeceased by his step-son Norman; 5 brothers and 2 sisters.
Emil was a farmer and welder who moved to the Okanagan in 1966. His wonderful sense of humour will be missed by all who knew him.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, February 12, 2011 at First Memorial Funeral Services, 1211 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Emil’s name to the Kelowna Hospice Foundation, #202 – 1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2E6 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.