Rosaire Joseph Etcheverry


October 20, 1929 – May 18, 2016

It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of our cherished husband, father and

grandfather, Rosaire.  He will be deeply missed by his beloved wife of 62 years, Helen and their three

children: Vic (Lesley), Sharmaine (Brent Moir), LaReine (Robert Saukarookoff).  He also leaves to mourn his seven adoringgrandchildren: Vicki, Melissa (Steve), Allison (Scott),

Amanda, Chelsea, Bobbi (Chase) and Cole.  He was

anxiously awaiting the arrival of his first great grandchild due in August.  Papa leaves behind a strong legacy based on family values, faith, work ethic and commitment, as well as his quick wit and memorable sense of humor. He is survived by his siblings: Lawrence, Therese, Simone, Simeon and Lou, as well as many treasured in-laws, nieces and

nephews.  Prayers were held on Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 7:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  A Funeral Mass was celebrated on Monday, May 23, 2016 at 11:00 am at St. Pius X Catholic Church, 1077 Fuller Avenue, Kelowna, BC. 

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