BANKS, MELANIE DEANNE Melanie died suddenly on
Thursday, April 22, 2010 at the age of 48. Survived by her loving family, her mother Anne Stuart (stepfather Mogens Larsen), her father Clifford Banks, brother David (Annie) Shirley of Westbank, sisters Linda Materi of Penticton, Andrea (Tony) Szabo of Summerland, her aunt Margo Banks, several nieces and nephews and great nieces and great nephews. Melanie was a well-liked woman who was active in the community. Her role as untiring caregiver and advocate for her mother will be dearly missed. A Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 1:30 pm Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC. Flowers welcome. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.