“Monica” Mary Martin (nee Howell)

Martin, “Monica” Mary

(nee Howell)

Beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister and nana passed away at home

December 4th, 2011 with her family by her side following a long battle with cancer.

Born in Dublin, Ireland on April 8th, 1941 to proud parents Myles & Mary Howell. Predeceased by brother Peter Howell, sister-in-law Mary Howell and brother-in-law Liam Cullen. Survived by loving husband Brian Martin, father- and mother-in-law Jack and Audrey Martin, brother Myles Howell, sisters Irene Cullen, Deirdre Howell and Erna Howell, sons Myles (Julie) Melia, David (Kathy) Melia and daughter Jackie (Kerry) Kilburn, and five beautiful grand children Kyle, Robyn,

Séana, Tara & Shannon.

She will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews, family and friends in

Ireland, England, Spain, the U.S. and across Canada.

Service will be held:

Friday December 8th, 2011 at 2pm @

Everden Rust Funeral Home

1910 Windsor Road, Kelowna

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Monica’s memory to

Central Okanagan Hospice Association,

#104 – 1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2E6 or go to www.hospicecoha.org

(pic of celtic cross next to poem)

“Love all whom you hold dear,

Precious is the time you share,

Do not wait for tomorrow

For tomorrow may not be…”


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