Paul Arnold Odermatt

ODERMATT, PAUL ARNOLD

Passed away at home at the age of 87 with family by his side on March 6, 2012, after a long and courageous

battle with cancer. He is survived by his wife of 60 years Barbara

Odermatt; 4 daughters: Beverly Burton of

Kelowna, Donna Sali (Grant) of Surrey, Angie Pomeroy (Mike) of Fort

St John and Brenda Odermatt (Gerry) of Kelowna; 5 sons: Paul Jr. (Michelle), Myron (Joanne), Declan (Heather), Christopher of Cherryville and Kevin, all of Kelowna; 16 grandchildren: Nadine and  Kurtis of Kelowna, Kristen, Michael, Benjamin  and Meghan of

Surrey, Nathan (Lexie), Adam (Jody), Maria (Andy) and Annalise (Daniel) of Fort St John, Shauna and Ashley of Kelowna, Alana (Jason) and Kathleen of Kelowna, Alisha and Sierra of Kelowna: 9 great grandchildren: Lincoln, Eden, Nash, Brielle, Lena, Esperanza and Kyra of Fort St John and Emma and  Lexi of Kelowna; 2 brothers: Kaspar (Rose)

of Vernon and Alois (Ruth) of Switzerland; 3 sisters: Maria Rutz, Ida (Jakob) Meier and Rose Schwarzenberger, all of Switzerland.  Paul was predeceased by 3 brothers:

Joseph, Arnold (Christina) and Martin Odermatt.  He will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered. Prayers will be recited on Monday, March 12, 2012 at

7:00 pm with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 11:00 am both at Immaculate Conception R.C. Church at 839 Sutherland Avenue,

Kelowna.  In lieu of flower, donations can be made to your favourite charity. Paul faithfully supported the

missions; one of his favourites was

“Save a Family Plan” www.safp.org

Condolences may be sent to the family by

visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com

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