Darlene RANKIN

Darlene Elanor Joyce Dreger Rankin passed away August 21, 2009 at home in Summerland, BC. Darlene was born April 23, 1945 in Edmonton, Alberta. Darlene is survived by her loving husband Clare of 25 years; daughter Deborah/Derick and her pride and joys grandchildren Skye & Ryan Jurgens; son Rob Leickner; stepson Dean Rankin, stepdaughters Trina (Russ) Neibel & Tamela Rankin (Dan Richard): 1 sister Gail/Gerald Tilley, 2 brothers Reg and Bob Dreger; 3step-grandchildren, 2 step-great grandchildren as well as many nieces and nephews and very special best friend of 35 years Norma Jean Varbel. She was predeceased by her parents Walter and Daisy Dreger. Darlene spent her life giving, caring and working extremely hard at any career she endeavored upon and excelling especially her latest Delectibles by Dar. She spent the last nine years loving and adoring Skye and Ryan. The best grandmother ever. The family members express their gratitude to everyone who came to the celebration of life.