Marjorie Lorraine Wise (nee Coursier)

Marjorie Lorraine Wise (nee Coursier)

Apr 24, 1925 – Oct 30, 2017
Marjorie Lorraine Wise

(nee Coursier)

We regret to announce the sudden passing of Marjorie Lorraine Wise (nee Coursier) on Monday October 30th

at 92 years young from complications from a fall and concussion.

Beloved eldest daughter of Dr. Leon and Geraldine Coursier.

Survived by children Sharon Wise, Wendy Wise & Greg Wise of Kelowna, & Richard Wise of Sudbury Ont. &

her grandchildren Sarah and Katie Wise of Sudbury Ont. & Kaisa Wise of Kelowna.

She was born April 24,1925 in Edmonton Alta and raised in Wainwright Alta until relocating to Vernon BC in 1938.

A graduate of Fulton Senior Secondary who travelled to Chicago Illinois for art schooling before marrying John Wise of Toronto (pre-deceased 1990) and raising a family of four, she returned west to her roots in Vernon in


Former Chapter President of the Vernon IODE, dedicated fundraising volunteer for the Vernon United Church & avid gardener & crafter.

A Celebration of Life to be held in April 2017. For those who wish to attend, please contact Rick Wise at for further details.

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