Ann Paterson (Annie) of Kelowna, BC passed away February 3rd, 2015, at the age of 79 years. Survived by her husband Jim of 59 years, Ann will be deeply missed by her family, children Gordon (Julie-Clare), Carol (Rick), Jimmy, Heather (Michael) and grandchildren Alexander, Mathew, Brittany, Cory, Anna, Finlay, Freya, Hannah, Landon, great grandchild Frank and brother Bill Woiken, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Ann graduated from K.S.S. and started her accounting career with McGavins Bakery in Kelowna. Moving on to Coquitlam, Ann worked for Kelly Douglas in Burnaby and then moved to Port Coquitlam where she worked for Kennametal Inc. – Macro Division for 33 years. Returning back to Kelowna for retirement, Ann took on many activities, treasurer of the Celiac Chapter of Kelowna, bridge, lawn bowling, golf and walking.
Thank you to the doctors and nurses of Kelowna General Hospital, 6th West for their extraordinary care.
A celebration of life will be held at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC, on Saturday February 21st, at 4:00pm.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Kelowna Celiac or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C. and Yukon, will be gratefully received.
“Ann you touched so many lives with your gentle, kind ways. You will forever be in our hearts”