Martha GESCH

Martha passed away on Sunday, February 24, 2008 at the age of 76 years. Survived by her son: Wolfgang (Joan) of Houston, Texas; two daughters: Rita (Guillermo) Mora of San Pedro, California, Edith Gesch of Kelowna; three grandchildren: Christopher (Jennifer) Gesch, Kelly (Gabe) Gross, Brian Gesch; one great grandson Gehrig Gesch; five sisters: Marie (Leo) Weidmann of Winnipeg, Alice (Arnold) Schmidtke of Winnipeg, Irmgard (Gerhard) Marschall of Kelowna, Erika Makowe (Victor West) of Kelowna, Edeltraud (Albert) Schadek of Kelowna. Sadly predeceased by her husband Erwin in May 1990. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, February 29, 2008 at 11:00 am at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, 2091 Gordon Drive, Kelowna, BC with Reverend Patricia Giannelia with interment to follow in the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery. Donations may be made to Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church or BC Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4-1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 9M9. A gift, in living memory of Martha will be made to Holding Hands for Hospice by Springfield Funeral Home. 250-860-7077. Condolences may be sent to the family by visitingwww.springfieldfuneralhome.com