Fernand Pierre Kirtz

Fernand Pierre Kirtz


Went to be with the

Lord on Sunday,

September 16, 2012

at the age of 82. 

Predeceased by his

loving wife Christine of

53 years.  Survived by

two daughters Gabrielle (Dave) Ferguson of

Alvinston, ON, Carmel (Philip) Phibbs of Ireland, three sons John (Anne) Kirtz of Fort

Saskatchewan, AB,

Raymond (Glynis) Kirtz

of Elora, ON, Michael (Karen) Kirtz of

Georgetown, ON, eight grandchildren and

ten great grandchildren. Fern was a devoted

husband, father and grandfather, who loved

gardening, bowling, dogs, photography, debating politics and defending the rights of those less

fortunate.  He will be sadly missed by all his

family and friends.  Prayers will be recited on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 7:00 pm

at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road.  Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 10:30 am at St. Charles Church, 3645 Benvoulin Road, Kelowna. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to one of

three charities: BC SPCA Kelowna Branch,

3785 Casorso Road Kelowna, B.C.

(250) 861-7722, or to the family towards a

memory tree in Kelowna or to the Centre for

Native Child and Family Well-being,

30 College Street, Toronto ON.

M5G 1K2 (416)-969-8510. 

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