Victoria HOWDEN Obituary (2021) – Okanagan Valley Newspaper Group

HOWDEN (NEE SAWCHUK), Victoria (Vicky) Helene: It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Vicky on August 19, 2021 at Kelowna General Hospital. She was born on November 19, 1937. She leaves her husband Bert; special daughter Kelly, son Wade (Anda), grandson Trey and Barry (Bev) Sawchuk; Pre-deceased sister Mary; Brothers Bill (Mary), Orestes and John; Parents, Dmytro and Nettie. Vicky was born in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, lived on a farm in Yellow Creek, and eventually moved to Saskatoon to complete her education. She moved to Regina, then to Calgary, where she met Bert. They married in 1962 and moved to Kelowna in 1967. While living in Calgary, Vicky was employed by Hadden Davis & Brown (engineers) and GR Beatson & Asc. (Architects) as secretary. A funeral will take place on Friday, August 27, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Everden Rust Funeral Services, 1910 Windsor Rd. Kelowna. Due to Covid 19, participation is only possible by invitation. An hour before the service there will be a tour at 10.30 a.m. The funeral service will follow at 11:40 a.m. at Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery. If you can’t be there, you can watch the ceremony online. Visit for the link. A celebration of life is held at 549-Sherrydale Cr Off Valley Road at 4:00 p.m. and everyone is invited. Donate to the Heart and Stroke Fund instead of flowers. Condolences can be offered to the family at

Posted in the Okanagan Valley Newspaper Group on August 26, 2021.

Comments are closed.