With broken hearts and very deep sadness, the family announces the passing of our beloved father and devoted husband, Andrija Vukelic on March 18, 2017 when the good Lord took him in to His arms.
Andrija was born in D. Kosinj Lika, Croatia on January 23, 1931. Andrija is survived by his beloved wife Ana; daughters Ana (the late Milan) and Maria (Ivan); 5 grandchildren: John, Martin (Andrea), Zeljko, Tomislav, and Adam (Michelle); 6 great-grandchildren; sister Anka (Stjepan) and sister-in-law Anka (the late Marko) and their families; as well as numerous extended family. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 11:00 am at the Corpus Christi Catholic Church, 750 Rutland Road North, Kelowna, BC, with interment to follow in the Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.