It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Robyn Ann Schleith.
Born April 13, 1961 in Burns Lake. Passed away at home March 21, 2017 in Kelowna with her family at her side.
Robyn is survived by her loving husband Ervin, their boys Ben and Braden, her mother Boni Lambert, sister Kelly Southgate (David) and niece Jessica Southgate and nephew Jeffrey Southgate (Jarilyn) and great nieces Addison, Ivy and nephew Caden, her father and mother-in-law Kurt and Verena Schleith, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Dan and Melanie Schleith, Ervin’s sister Ingrid (Gord) as well as Robyn’s devoted dog Cooper. Robyn was predeceased by her father Joe Lambert in 2010.
Robyn spent her growing years in Burns Lake where she graduated high school. She continued her education at CNC in Prince George. She worked for BC Tel in Burns Lake and Vancouver, she moved to Kelowna and worked for CIBC. Robyn spent many seasons volunteering with the Kelowna Minor Hockey Association.
Her most recent job was noon hour supervisor at Anne McClymont Elementary where she was lovingly referred to as Mrs. S.
A Celebration of Life was held on March 26, 2017 at the Springfield Funeral Home in Kelowna, B.C.
We would like to thank the staff of Anne McClymont for the meals and flowers and friends, too many to mention, you know who you are. Your kindness and support is greatly appreciated. Robyn’s girls who made the trip from Burns Lake and Prince George to spend time with her. You really lifted her spirits and made Robyn’s final journey bearable.
In lieu of flowers the family wishes that donations be made to the Anne McClymont PAC, or charity of your choice.
Until we meet again …
We are your kiddos,
You are our Mom.
The best of friends,
Through happy and sad.
Hugs, chats and laughs,
We did not lack.
We’ll always love you,
To the moon and back.