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GALIGAN, Yvette Margrite Mary (nee Boilard)

GALIGAN, Yvette Margrite Mary (nee Boilard)

GALIGAN, Yvette Margrite Mary (nee Boilard) - It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved mother, Yvette in Kelowna, on May 18, 2017 at the age of 74. She will be forever missed by her daughters, Marcia Waller, Kimberley Alcock, Paige (Rob) Gilmore and Nicole Alcock; cherished grandchildren, Marc, Jonathan (Michelle), Adam, Kieran, and Grace. She will also be lovingly remembered by stepchildren, Grant and Stacey Galigan; their children; her brother, Leo (Loraine); sister, Rita (Ron); nieces, nephews and dear friends. She was predeceased by Stan, (her husband of 25 years) in 2012 and parents, Honore and Leona Boilard; siblings, Cecile, Ray, Marie, and Maurice. Yvette was born on July 30, 1942, in Trail and grew up in Fruitvale. She lived in Edmonton and Winnipeg for a few years before returning to British Columbia with her young family and has lived in Kelowna since 1972. Yvette will be remembered most for her great devotion to her family, her generous heart and her deep spirituality. Her desire to help others in need will always be remembered. All who knew Yvette, will also remember her incredible vivacity. A Celebration of Life will be held at Lake Country Church, 12025 Oceola Rd, on Friday, May 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM. The family wishes to thank Kelowna General Hospital CCU Social Worker Chris Jenner, CCU nurse Myrna, emergency and CCU physicians for their compassionate care and Pastor Sandy Colero and Elder Bill Clark of Lake Country Church. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, BC & Yukon or Lake Country Church. Arrangements in care of Everden Rust Funeral Services, (250) 860-6440. Condolences can be sent to the family by visiting www.everdenrust.com


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Condolence Messages
  • Jan 03, 2018
    To Yvette, memories that I so treasure. She was the "first" bartender at Four Seasons Racquet Club in the early 70s and was an inspiration to me for many years. She was a true woman with true convictions on life. She will be right there organizing and getting ready or her new life.
    Lorraine B.
  • Jun 02, 2017
    So very sad indeed. My heart goes out to all her family. There are just no words, shocking! So sudden.Such a sweet and lovely Woman. Thank you for your friendship Yvette. Jackie...Holiday Park Resort
  • Jun 01, 2017
    She will be greatly missed and always remembered. Condolences to all her cherished family.
    Gloria Burgess
  • May 26, 2017
    So sorry to hear of Yvette's passing. I used to work with her at the Super Save station. I remember her great sense of humour and her beautiful smile.
    RIP Yvette.
    My heart goes to the family.
    Roxanne LeMarchant
  • May 25, 2017
    Sorry to hear of your mom's passing, she was a great lady, neighbor growing up, and loving mother to 4 wonderful girls. Many cherished memories...especially dancing in her living room at a young age to her favourite songs! She always made us feel so welcome, she will be missed, love and prayers to the family. Nicole Gorges
  • May 24, 2017
    With our most sincere sympathy. Yvette was a lovely lady and she will be greatly missed It was always so nice to see her and have a visit whenever she stopped in at our clinic. Sincerely, The staff at Mission Massage Therapy.
  • May 24, 2017
    My sympathy and condolences to the family and all who loved her.
    Elaine Borden
  • May 24, 2017
    Sending our love and prayers to all of you. Yvette will truly be missed. May you all feel comfort during this difficult time. She will always remain in our hearts. Our deepest condolences.
    Frank and Corinne Gorges
  • May 23, 2017
    My sincere sympathies and condolences in the loss of your Mom, thinking of you all and keeping you in my prayers. I hope you all find comfort in the many beautiful memories shared together, with love, Breda.
  • May 23, 2017
    Sincere condolences to all of auntie's family and friends. God rest her soul.
    Rae Alcock
  • May 23, 2017
    Our heartfelt sympathy and prayers are sent to the family. Yvette will be greatly missed.
    Lorna and George Galigan
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