Passed away with her children at her side at Hospice House after a brief illness on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at the age of 80. She is survived by her husband Laird Cross; son Tim (Elaine) Hoffman of Barriere, BC; daughter Sandra (Larry) Clark of Qualicum Beach, BC; grandchildren Kris Hoffman, Gabrielle Clark, Chris Clark, and Michael Clark; great-grandchildren Kole and Erik Hoffman; step-children Jessica, Lawrence, and Andy (Deb) Cross; numerous nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, and many lifetime friends. She is predeceased by her husband of 53 years, Arthur Hoffman. A Memorial Mass will be held on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at 10:00 am at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 750 Rutland Road North, Kelowna. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2Z6.
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