was born on June, 6th 1977 in Kelowna, BC & passed away suddenly on April, 11th 2008 in Oyama, BC at 30 years of age. She will be lovingly and tenderly missed by her partner; Michael Leutsch of Oyama, BC, her children; London & Indihca, her parents; James & Janice Hayes of Oyama, BC, her sister; Rose (Brandon Walthers) Hayes of Oyama, BC, her grandfather; Edmund Buchner of Kelowna, BC, her aunts & uncles; Darlene Haller of Oyama, BC, Deb (Robert) Pettigrew of Vancouver, BC, Sharon (Michael) Buchner of Vancouver, BC, Don (Kelly) Buchner of Kelowna, BC, Jack (Myra) Hayes of Vernon, BC, Colene Wallace of Oyama, BC, Pat (Dennis) Demmon of Kelowna, BC, & Sam (Nikki) Hayes of Kimberley, BC, her cousins; Chad & Shayne Haller of Kelowna, BC, Kyle & Rylee Buchner of Kelowna, BC, Brent & Devon Pettigrew of Vancouver, BC, Amy & Haillie Hayes of Vernon, BC, Jenny Hayes of Calgary, AB & Shane & Clayton Demmon of Kelowna, BC. Tiffany will also be dearly missed by her nephew Rowan Hayes-Walthers of Oyama, BC, her in-laws; Elliot (Kathy) Leutsch of Surrey, BC, brother in-laws; Mark (Carolinna) Leutsch of Vancouver, BC & Chris (Michelle) Leutsch of Langley, BC along with numerous extended family members & friends from all over the world.
Tiffany was raised & schooled in Kelowna, Winfield & Oyama. She loved playing soccer in her early years & had recently taken a hairdressing course while caring for her two children. Her family came together when Michael Leutsch came into her life & her family called Oyama home.
Cremation preceded the Funeral Mass which was held at St. Edwards Catholic Church (11123 E Okanagan Centre, Winfield, BC) on Saturday, April 19th 2008 at 1:00 PM.
Those who wish to do so may make donations in memory of Tiffany at Lake Country Interior Savings Credit Union where a trust fund has been set up for her children.