KIRTZ – FERNAND PIERRE
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
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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