SMITH, ELIZABETH WINNIFRED
Elizabeth Winnifred Smith , died peacefully June 22, 2015. Beth leaves her daughter Lynn Deering and her beloved son-in-law Bill Deering; step grandchild David (Jodi) of Surrey, BC; step great grandchildren James & Jenna Deering of Surrey, and Spencer and Bronte Deering of Nanaimo BC.
She was predeceased by her loving husband James Earl Smith, parents Jack and Winnie Peters of Oyama, brother Rob (Helen) also of Oyama, and step grandson Rick (Laurie) of Nanaimo.
Beth was born in Vernon on August 9, 1920 and lived in Oyama until moving to Victoria to enter nurses training at the Royal Jubilee Hospital. After graduating she and her husband moved to Vancouver where they lived until his death. Eventually Beth returned to Oyama taking over her deceased parents’ property. Of late years she was a resident of the Lake Country Manor.
Funeral Services will be held at 10 am, August 2, 2015 during the regular Sunday service at St. David`s Presbyterian Church located at 271 Snowsell Street, Kelowna. The Reverend Gordon Haynes officiating.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
St. David`s Presbyterian Church roof restoration fund or to the charity of your choice.
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