Aileen Martha Young
Aileen Martha Young passed away in the Penticton Regional Hospital May 6, 2012 at the age of 86. She is survived by two daughters. Barbara (Richard) Otke of Summerland, BC and Gayle (Ted) McIntosh of Medicine Hat, AB; one sister Dorothy (LeGuilloux) of Kelowna and one brother John (Bud) Johanson from The Pas, MB; 4 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. She was predeceased by her parents Emil and Beatrice Johanson of The Pas, MB, one sister Thelma Walker of Windsor, ON and one brother Edwin Johanson of The Pas, MB.
Aileen was born and raised at The Pas, MB. She worked for the Town of The Pas in a clerical position for a number of years. She moved to the Okanagan Valley in the summer of 1973 to be closer to her family.
She was an ardent supporter of Lutheran Bible Translators. She loved to bake and share it with her family and friends. She was delighted to be with her grandchildren and great grandchildren and always loved to be part of the family celebrations.
The funeral service will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Summerland on Saturday, May 12th at 11:00am – Pastor Vic Morris officiating.
Any memorial contributions may be made to the Lutheran Bible Translators of Canada, 137 Queen Street South, Kitchener, ON N2G 1W2