Florence (Dwight) McQueen

Florence (Dwight) McQueen


Born August 14, 1923 in

Regina, Saskatchewan.

Flo passed away peacefully

at Kelowna General Hospital

on December 4, 2012, with

her loving husband George

by her side. In addition to

her husband of 65 years, Flo

is survived by 3 children,

daughter Valerie, son Bruce,

and daughter Linda. She is

also survived by 6 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Flo moved to British Columbia with her family at age 12. The youngest of 11 children, Flo was a loving sister and selfless care-giver to her mother in her early years. All of her

siblings have preceded her in death. Following her marriage to George on April 3, 1947, Flo dedicated her life to her

husband and her family. Flo and George resided in Ladner until moving to Kelowna in 1993. Flo loved travel, gardening, music, dancing, golf, and other sports. Those who have known Flo recognize what an extraordinary person she was, and they will treasure memories of her. She will be dearly missed. The family would like to thank the staff at Kelowna Memorial Hospital and Dr. Christopher Livingston for their exceptional care. A memorial service will be held at 2 PM Tuesday 11 December at First Memorial Funeral Services, 1211 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Kelowna Memorial

Hospital Foundation.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mem.com, clicking on stories and typing in Florence McQueen. Arrangements entrusted with First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna.


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