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TISSINGTON, Norma Eileen

TISSINGTON, Norma Eileen

Norma Eileen Tissington, a long-time resident of Kelowna, passed away on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at Glenmore Lodge at the age of 90.

Norma was born February 17, 1927 in Vermilion, AB to Gordon and Kathleen Williams (nee Hamilton) and had three siblings (Les Williams, Noreen Hetherington and Bill Williams.) Norma was a Registered Nurse, graduating from the Royal Alexander Hospital Nursing School in 1949.

Norma is survived by her five children: Gail (Alex) Kulyk, Jeanne (Paul) Boutin, Brian Crowell, Kevin (Melinda) Crowell and Heather (John) Hackwell; her daughter-in-law Bev Crowell; eleven grandchildren, ten great-grand children, one brother-in-law, four sisters-in-law; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Norma was predeceased by her husband Joseph Ross Tissington, her first husband Marvin Crowell, her son Doug Crowell, and all her siblings.

As per Norma’s wishes she has been cremated and an internment and Celebration of Life will follow in spring 2018 in Kelowna.

Norma was a generous, kind, loving and caring wife, mother, sister, aunt and friend and will be dearly missed for all who knew and loved her.

Rest in Peace!


Condolence Messages
  • Dec 12, 2017
    Kevin, Brain, Jeanne, Heather, Gail, Bev and all of the family,
    Russ and I send our condolences to you. Your mom was an amazing, beautiful person inside and out. I have so many fond memories of her, so glad we got to share many Christmas times and visits over the years. I think of her and see her beautiful smile and those eyes twinkling with love, how they would light up when she looked at her family.
    Rest in Peace Norma.
    Sandy and Russ Neher
  • Dec 07, 2017
    Condolences to the family. I enjoyed our brief visits while I dropped into the "Magpie" Wing. She will be missed by family and friends.
    Graham Bell
  • Dec 06, 2017
    My condolences to your family. I always enjoyed the visits with Norma while dropping off her cosmetics. During our last visit, she shared family memories while we looked at the many pictures on her walls. She was a lovely lady and I will miss her.
    Susan Rudy
  • Dec 06, 2017
    Kevin, our condolences to you and your family.
    Brent and Kerry King
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