VAN DEN ELZEN, MARIE JEANNE AIMEE
June 1, 1940 – October 18, 2013
It is with great sadness we
announce the passing of our beloved mother Marie.
Born in St. Paul de Montminy, Quebec, Marie moved to
Guy, Alberta with her family in 1941, she was married to Theo in Mclennan, AB in 1962, where they raised
their children. They then moved to Kelowna in 1980
to make it their home. She is survived by her three children Michael (Kim), Ronald and Linda (Terry) and her two grandchildren Courtney and Kaylee all of Kelowna.
She was predeceased by her husband Theo Van Den Elzen (1988). Losing her battle with cancer, she passed away peacefully in Kelowna at the age of 73. She will be deeply missed by her family, brothers, sisters and many friends.
A heartfelt thank you, to the wonderful nurses, staff and volunteers at Kelowna Hospice House, who filled her final days with outstanding care, comfort and dignity. Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at 10:00 am at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road. Entombment at Lakeview Memorial Gardens Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Hospice Association – Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2Z6.
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