Smoole , Clara

Clara Smoole of Summerland, BC passed away on February 13th, 2014 at the age of 92. Survived by her loving children; Gwen Strynadka, Wayne Smoole, Garry Smoole, 5 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 18 great-great grandchildren. Sadly predeceased by her husband of 70 years, Raymond in 2009, mother Ottilia Garratt, father Clifton Garratt, grandchild Deborah Bain in 1977; sister Irene Hallowees and brother Richard Garratt. Clara married Raymond in 1939. They farmed in the Roydale District of Alberta and moved to Summerland in 1975. Clara and Raymond celebrated their 70th Wedding Anniversary on December 21st, 2009. A private family service will be held at a later date. Interment will take place in Canyon View Cemetery, Summerland, BC. Memorial tributes may be made in Clara’s honour to Westview Extended Care, 550 Carmi Ave. Penticton, BC V2A 3G6.

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