ATKINSON, Kathleen Anne
Kathleen Anne Atkinson passed away at Kelowna on Monday, April 14, 2008. Aged 43 years. Kathleen was predeceased by her mother Betty; grandparents Thomas & Lillie Atkinson and Bill & Buster Gray of Cumberland; aunt Lynne Phye of Cumberland and Uncle Murray Atkinson. She will be sadly missed by her father Howard Atkinson of Armstrong; brothers Robert (Tracey) Atkinson of Courtenay and William (Teresa) Atkinson of Coquitlam; nieces Caitlin and Samantha. Kathleen was born and raised in Armstrong. She graduated from the University of Victoria in 1988 and had lived in Victoria, North Vancouver and Kelowna. Kathleen enjoyed cooking, traveling and loved to read. She was active in St. Aidans Anglican Church, Rutland. In lieu of flowers, donations in Kathleen’s memory may be made to the Betty Atkinson Memorial Foundation, c/o Okanagan University College. A Celebration of Life will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 26, 2008, at St. James Anglican Church, Armstrong. Reverend Cory Rundell officiating as well as Reverend Patricia Horrobin. A tea will be held in the church hall following the service. An online memorial to Kathleen Atkinson has been created on Face Book. Arrangements in care of Personal Alternative Funeral Services, Armstrong 250 546-7237.