Helen Mary VEITCH,

Helen Mary VEITCH,

Helen Mary died peacefully in the presence of family members on April 3, 2008 at the age of 97 years at the Windsor Manor Care Home. Survived by her nieces and nephews – in Canada, Patricia Tinling, Howard Carter and David Marshall – in England, Josie Graves, Gillian Benton, Gerald Carter and Robert Gadd. Predeceased by her husband David Scott Veitch; sisters – Lillian, Marjorie, Norah and Hope; brothers- Hector and Thomas. She was born in Buckland, England on January 14, 1911 where she lived and worked prior to moving to Kelowna, BC in 1947. She met and married her husband David in 1950 and they lived near Salmon Arm where she worked as a school teacher for many years. She loved being in the outdoors – camping and enjoying all the wonders of nature. A Memorial Service will be held at St. Michaels Cathedral on Friday, April 11th at 10:00 AM. with the Very Reverend Jack Greenhalgh officiating. The family would like to thank the staff of Windsor Manor for all the care, respect and affection they have provided to Helen. In lieu of flowers the family requests that, if desired, donations may be made to the Kelowna Holding Hands for Hospice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mem.com


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