FERSTER, “BEN” BENJAMIN
Passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at the age of 83. Survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Eileen Esther and their seven children: Donna (Gary) Erbenich, Deborah Otto, Gloria (Pete) Larson, Judy (Wayne) Metcalfe, Gwen (Robert) Buchanan, Grant (Andrea) Ferster and Brent (Melanie) Ferster; 20 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; one brother Emanuel (Hilda) Ferster and one sister Elsie Liske. Predeceased by five brothers and one sister. A special thank you to Dr. Dan Obedkoff and Dr. Rafael Perini as well as the staff at the Central Okanagan Hospice House for all their love and attention given to Ben. A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, March 21, 2014 at 11:00 am at the Rutland Seventh-day Adventist Church, 130 Gerstmar Road, Kelowna, BC. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to A.D.R.A. or Hospice House.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.