ETHEL MARGARET HENCZEL (NEE KROPP) HENCZEL

HENCZEL – ETHEL MARGARET HENCZEL (NEE KROPP) It is very sad to announce the passing of Ethel Henczel, beloved wife, mother, sister, grandmother, aunt and friend to many. She passed away peacefully on April 16, aged 84, in her residence at Heritage Square, Vernon, with her loving husband George at her side. Beloved mom to her three children: George Stringer, Margot Hohert (Andrew) and Keith. Loving grandma of Evan (Aimee), Kyle (Kate), Geoffrey, Trevor and Matthew; caring sister to Alice Fisher (Douglas), Carl Kropp (Judy) and the late Mildred MacDonald (Walt); affectionate aunt to her cherished nieces and nephews. Born in Eastview (Ottawa), Ontario, she moved to Vancouver soon after her 1951 graduation from the Ottawa Civic Hospital School of Nursing. With her strong faith she was an active church member, devoted also as a spouse, parent, and professional caregiver. A memorial service will be held on May 8th, 1pm, at First Lutheran Church 4091 Lakeshore Rd. Kelowna B.C. As an expression of sympathy, donations in memory of Ethel are welcomed to Lutheran Hour Ministries or Lutheran Bible Translators (Canada or USA). Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.firstmemorialfuneralkelowna.com. Arrangements entrusted to First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna, B.C. ph: 250-762-2299.


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