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BLOMME, Wendy Elizabeth

BLOMME, Wendy Elizabeth

Wendy Elizabeth Blomme
1963 - 2018

It is with heavy hearts that we announce that Wendy Blomme lost her battle with brain cancer at the age of 55. She is survived and lovingly remembered by her husband Steve, children Sarah and Abby, step daughter Mary and her husband Dan, and her brothers Jim and Bill. Mourning as well is extended family and friends and especially close friends, Marc and Micheal.

Wendy was born into a Military family in West Germany, returning to Canada finding her special place in Whitehorse YT.

Wendy dedicated her life to Service of Country and was a proud Officer in the Canadian Armed Forces. Wendy served in the Regular Force and upon leaving reenrolled in the Cadet Instructor Cadre. Wendy proudly was the Commanding Officer of the Local 903 RCACC and Penticton 788 RCACC. She was also the Commanding Officer of a number of Vancouver cadet corps. Wendy also served a number of years at the Vernon Army Cadet Summer Training Centre.

Private family interment will take place at Whitehorse YT. A Celebration of Life will take place on Saturday 01 Sept 2018 at 1pm at the BCD Armoury located at 720 Lawrence Avenue, Kelowna BC.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society www.cancer.ca/en/?region=bc.

Condolences may be left for the family by visiting www.hansonsfuneral.ca


Link: www.hansonsfuneral.ca
Condolence Messages
  • Jul 27, 2018
    I first met Wendy when I joined 2822 Westie Cadet Corps in Surrey 2001 where she was the commanding officer. She defiantly was an extraordinary lady and will be dearly missed. My condolences to her family and friends.
    RIP Wendy Bloome!
    Sean Garrett--- Edmonton Alberta
  • Jul 23, 2018
    So sorry to hear of Wendy's passing. Although we met only a few times, it is so sad to hear of the battle she faced and lost. Always in our memories. Blake and Gail Elsasser
  • Jul 16, 2018
    Steve, we are so sorry to hear of Wendy's passing, we would like to extend our deepest condolences to you and your family.thinking of you all,
    Jack and Phyl Geisel.
  • Jul 15, 2018
    We are so sorry to hear of Wendy's passing, we were honoured to have her lead the 788 corp in Penticton and glad to have gotten to know her. Even after her diagnosis, she still managed to make us laugh with her spry sense of humour and we will never forget her or her contributions to our son's growth in the RCACC program (he is now in the reg force and has fond memories of her leadership). To her family, we hope that you find peace and comfort in the days and months ahead, for undoubtedly the place she leaves behind in your hearts will be vast.
    Kari, Eric, Blake (Pte) and Cole Hentzelt
  • Jul 12, 2018
    Steve, we are so saddened by Wendy's passing. She was an extraordinary woman, who we were so very fortunate to call a friend. May you find solace and peace in the days ahead.
    Sam, Andrea, Korwyn and Devon Ogi
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