November 2, 2018
Red Cross Canada Volunteer 1949-1959; Boy Scouts of Canada 16th “A” Humber West Pack 1951-1961; Girl Guides of Canada (10 Years); Associate Member 883 (Kelowna) Wing RCAF Association.
Passed away peacefully on November 2, 2018, at the age of 91 years in Kelowna, BC. Wife of the late George W. Kerr for 60 loving years. Loving Mother of Judy (Terry) Sanderson, Langley, B.C; and Sue (Bob) Mapson, Kelowna, BC; Gramma to Kaileigh Kerr Mapson and Brianne Nicole Mapson; and Brookelyn Kerr Sanderson. Dear brother to Ernie (deceased) and Sister-in-law Audrey Reynolds (Richmond Hill, ON); dear sister and best friend Irene (deceased) and brother-in-law Lloyd Ness (deceased); and loving nieces and nephews Cathy (Don) Walker and sons Gordon (Vanessa) and Bryan Walker; niece Cori Ness (deceased); and nephew Walter Ness, son Kevin and daughter Britney of Hamilton, ON; and many Reynolds family nieces and nephews in Ontario.
Lifelong friends of both Mom and Dad, Brian and Linda Watts of England, and many other special friends from Westway United Church, as well as so many others from Etobicoke and Toronto. Loving thanks to all of the extended family, friends and neighbors…you know who you are and how much you all meant to Mom. Special thanks to all the staff and caregivers at Chatsworth Retirement Residence, Kelowna, B.C. where Mom resided for the past five years. Thank you also to Dr. G. Chamberlain and staff for their care over the years.
Mom will be lovingly remembered for her beautiful smile, devotion to family, willingness to volunteer and her love of celebrating any and all occasions. She will also be remembered for her strong faith and participation in many church activities and Bible study groups.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 1:00 pm at St. David’s Presbyterian Church, 271 Snowsell Street, Kelowna, BC.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Canadian Red Cross, www.redcross.ca or to St. David’s Presbyterian Church, 271 Snowsell Street, Kelowna, BC V1V 1V6.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com.