Joaquim (Jack) Costa


November 20, 1923 – January 25, 2013

With great sadness

we announce the

passing of Jack Costa, on

Friday, January 25, 2013.

Jack will be sadly missed by his loving daughters, Olinda

Ferreira (Andre) of Osoyoos, Candida Bothe (Frank)

of Kelowna and Carnation

St. Amand (Robert) of

Kelowna; grandchildren Neil

and Leigh Ferreira, James Bothe, Amanda Armstrong (David) and Marc and

Sean St. Amand;

great-grandchildren Lindsay and Joel Armstrong, and Cash and Ari Ferreira; sisters Candida Ferreira of Osoyoos and Maria Dos Santos Costa of Portugal; sisters-in-law Virginia Ferreira of Victoria, Encarnacao Rodrigues of Osoyoos,

Beatriz Ferreira of Ourondo, Portugal, Olinda Gaspar

and brother-in-law Porfirio Gaspar of Lisbon, Portugal.

He had numerous nieces and nephews as well as good

friends. Jack was predeceased by his wife, Amelia in 2006 and son Jose in 1950, three brothers, three sisters.

Good bye Papa Bear until we meet again.

Mass will be held on Saturday Feb. 2, 2013

at 10:30 am at St. Anne’s Church in Osoyoos.

Prayers will be held on Friday Feb. 1, 2013

at 7:30 pm at St. Anne’s Church.

The family would like to extend a special

thank you to Dr. Milt Stevenson of Kelowna and

Dr. DeVries of Osoyoos as well as the nurses at KGH.

Donations gratefully accepted to the Heart

and Stroke Foundation.

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family by visiting

Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger

Funeral Service & Crematorium, Oliver & Osoyoos.

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