James Alfred Gretzinger

James Alfred Gretzinger


“Jim” passed away on Friday,

June 10, 2011 at the age of 85.

Survived by his loving wife of 61

years Joyce, his children Bert

(Carmel) of Kelowna, Brenda of

Vancouver, Beverly (Randy) of

Kelowna, Bradley (Karen) of

Kelowna and Traci (Darren) of

Calgary, 11 grandchildren, four

great grandchildren, brother

George of Portage la Prairie and many nieces and nephews. Jim grew up in Beausejour, Manitoba. He served in the navy from 1943 – 1945. In 1976 he founded Winn Rentals in Kelowna.  His passions were hunting, fishing, curling, golf, and his family.  Special thanks to the doctors and nurses at Kelowna General Hospital for their professional & compassionate care of both Jim and his family throughout his illness.  A celebration of Jim’s life

will be held on Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road. In lieu

of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the

Kelowna General Hospital Foundation:

2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2. 

Condolences may be sent to the family by

visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com


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