Gwendolyn Grace “Gwen” Kennett


Born July 9, 1920

in Regina, SK, Gwen passed away peacefully from this life in Kelowna on December 25, 2011.  A resident of the

Okanagan since 1985, Gwen was predeceased by husband Doug and is survived by daughter Nancy Henderson

of Bellingham, WA;

daughter Colleen Keith and son-in-law

Ray,presently of

Kelowna; grandchildren Jason and wife Yayoi; Kathy and husband Greg; Benjamin and wife Beckie;

Jonathan Audrey; and four great grandchildren. Prior to her marriage, Gwen was a registered nurse, and in later years enjoyed square dancing, oil painting and many sewing and

needlework projects. Many of her paintings and handmade items continue to be enjoyed by family and friends. Her family wishes to express their deep appreciation to the staff of Sutherland Hills Rest Home for their excellent care of Gwen. A memorial service will be held at the Winfield

Seniors Center on Bottomwood Lake Road in Lake Country on Saturday, January 7th, 2012 at 1:30 pm. Interment

will be held in Calgary, AB, at a future date. In lieu of

flowers, memorial contributions may be made to

the charity of your choice. 

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