Leona Marie ENGEL

Leona Marie ENGEL

Born June 3, 1927 near Bracken, SK. Passed away June 18, 2009 peacefully at home at The Waverly.

Survived by her eldest son Garry Engel; daughters: Vicky Mathieu (Robert) and Marilyn Denham (Barrie); grandchildren: Jean Mathieu, Matt Poppe, Tanya Richards and Amanda Poppe. Also five great-grandchildren.

Predeceased by loving husband David Engel of 38 years; sisters: Betty, Margaret; and brother Billy.

Leona was a past president of the OAPO #176, loved bowling and bingo, was on the executive of Sunshine Drive School. Her special love was her puppies. She was a fundraiser for many charities.

The family is deeply grateful to the staff at The Waverly for all their care and support.

Respecting her wishes, there will be no funeral service. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers a donation to the BC Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.

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