Dec 23, 1939 – Mar 31, 2018
Lily fell asleep in the Lord on March 31, 2018 at the age of 78.
She is survived by her loving partner Leo Brazeau; daughters Carolyn J. Shandalla, M a r i e E. Shandalla (Robert Bruce Manery), Marlene E. Sitter; sons John C. Shandalla, Michael E. (Lotta) Shandalla; grandchildren Karrah Fletcher, Emma, Charlie, Sophie Shandalla and Olivia Sitter; loving pets Georgie, Tasha and Missy; sisters Olga (Raymond) Nolette, Jane Fillion, Stella (Rolf) Schuchardt, Toni (Karl) Schuchardt; brother Edward (Colleen) Kostiw.
Predeceased by her parents Harry and Sophie Kostiw (nee Topilko) and sister Suzie Kostiw.
Lily was born December 23, 1939 in Ranfurley, AB on the family farm. She spent time with her sister Olga in Banff, then they went to Whitehorse where Lily met and married Charlie Shandalla. They owned Marsh Lake Lodge before moving to Mission, BC. She had a liver transplant in 1990 and moved to Kelowna in 1999. Many dear family, friends and pets made Mom’s life special. Thank you to all who touched her heart.
Prayers will be recited on Sunday, April 8, 2018 at 7:00 pm with the Divine Liturgy to follow on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 9:30 am both at the Dormition of the Mother of God Ukrainian Catholic Parish, 1091 Coronation Ave., Kelowna, BC.
Donations to the Canadian Liver Foundation www.liver.ca.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.
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