passed away suddenly on Monday, October 13, 2008 at the age of 86.  She is survived by her loving children: Thomas Taniwa of Penticton, May Taniwa of Summerland, Kathleen Luft (Ed) of Abbotsford, BC; ten grandchildren: Angela, Joey (Lindsey), Mandy (Dan), Aimee (Andy), Brent, Jason, Kiyomi, Robert (Shannon), Eddie and Kimiko; eight great grandchildren; three brothers and four sisters.  Predeceased by her husband Saadaki (Jack).   A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 18th at 10:00 am at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.

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