ANDERSON, KAREN. Karen passed away peacefully on Monday, March 23, 2015. Karen was a beautiful woman inside and out, loyal, calm, brave, principled, she made everyone better through knowing her. She will always be missed. Karen has left behind parents Connie and Elton Anderson, daughters Jaime and Jessica Skinner (Jackson), sisters Kathy (Jim) Lye, Janet Anderson (Douglas MacLeod), Nancy Anderson, Sue Anderson (Jason), nieces Amy Boudreau (Graham Trimble), Heather and Joey Lye, and nephews Dylan Joyce and Jack MacLeod. Karen is predeceased by her beloved husband Malcolm Skinner (2006) and her loving partner George Tidball (2014). Flowers are welcome at the house until April 6; Karen’s charity of choice was the Nature Conservancy of Canada. A gathering for friends and family will be at Lindon House in Kelowna on April 16, 1 – 4 p.m. For more about Karen’s life and to share memories, please visit www.springfieldfuneralhome.com

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