MATTHEWS, Jacqueline Mary ‘Jaci’, passed away unexpectedly in the arms of her loving family on Saturday, December 17, 2011, at the age of 76 years. Jaci will be deeply missed by her husband of 55 years, Rev. Bob Matthews (Retired) of Osoyoos, 2 sons: Greg of Vancouver, and Doug (Nicole) of Osoyoos, 1 daughter, Michele (Jerry) Brewis of Oliver, 3 grandchildren; Stephanie, Michael and Kevin. She also leaves her brother John (Myrna) Blossom of Vernon. Jaci will be especially remembered for her kindness, selflessness, love of animals, gardening, an avid reader and traveling ‘south’ for many winters with Bob. A Memorial Service was held at 2:00 P.M. Friday December 30, 2011, at St. Stephen’s Anglican Church in Summerland. The service officiated by the Reverend Patrick Reid of Oliver/Osoyoos, the current Pastor of the Matthews, was followed by a Tea in St. Stephen’s Parish Hall. A Private Interment will follow in St. Stephen’s Memorial Rose Garden. Donations may be made to the BCSPCA in Jaci’s memory, c/o 2200 Dartmouth Dr., Penticton, BC V2A 4C2 250.493.0136. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family c/o hansonsfuneral.com Arrangements entrusted to the care of Hansons’ Funeral Chapel 250-494-3202

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