Lorene Germaine Petro

Lorene Germaine Petro


Lorene Petro passed

away peacefully on

March 4, 2013 at the

age of 90. She is

lovingly remembered

by her son Richard

Padmos, daughter

Rhonda (Don Pope)

Padmos, brother

Milton (Verna) Wilson,

sister Iveigh (Elmer)

Urban, grandchildren:

Raven (Derek Wolfe) Padmos, Aramis

Padmos, Meghan

(Roland Simmons) Hunter, Jordan Padmos, Selene (Alex Sanchez) Pope, Jullian Pope, and Ivy Padmos. She was predeceased by her loving husband John Petro, son Rod Padmos, and grandson Wilson Padmos. Lorene loved

music and began playing the piano at the age of 8. She

was an accomplished pianist and was the last living

member of the “Johnny Petro Band” which was well

known throughout British Columbia and Alberta. Her music lives on through the music of several of her grandchildren; she was an inspiration to many. Lorene will be laid to rest

on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 10:00 AM at Lakeview

Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 2850 Dry Valley Road,

Kelowna. A celebration of her life will be held in the early summer this year. Arrangements entrusted to


Provider of Dignity Memorial 250-765-3147.

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