Elvina Gertrude Peterson passed away on January 30, 2013 at Kelowna General Hospital after a short battle and complications with pneumonia, at the age of 79. Elvina is survived by and will be lovingly remembered by her husband and soul mate, Serge Stefanovic. Predeceased by first husband Charles Floyd (Tiny) Peterson in 1989, she also leaves her indelible mark on 5 loving sons, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Mourning her loss are eldest son Dwight (Karen) of Boston Bar; son Kevin in Peachland; son Kelly (Helen) from Burns Lake; son Dee (Karen) in Dawson Creek and son Lyndon (Fanny) from Prince George. Grandchildren Jacob, Trevor, Anita, Kalen, Charles, Timothy, Taylor and Turner will remember grandma fondly in their memories. Great grandchildren Lucas, Nyah, Chelsea, Cameron, Ashley and Max will learn of great grandma through memories shared by those who knew her.
A gathering of family and close friends was held at Kevin’s house in Peachland following a family viewing on Monday, February 4th.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, 2268 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9Z9.
Condolences may be sent to the family through the guest book at www.valleyviewfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements entrusted to Valleyview Funeral Home, Kelowna, BC 250-765-3147.