Nanny “Nan” Margrethe

April 5th, 1926 – September 28th, 2013

Nan passed away peacefully on September 28th, 2013 at the age of 87 years. She will be remembered by her loving children; Allan Rasmussen (Susan) of Merritt, BC, Berit Hack (Ron) of Summerland, BC and Conny Betuzzi (Greg) of Calgary, AB.; also survived by her sisters; Tove Redies (Hans) of Summerland, Gerda Rasmussen and Inger Egelund, brothers; Poul Nielsen and Helge Nielsen of Denmark, grandchildren; Kristine, Lori (Travis), Luigi (Tanys) and Raymond; sadly predeceased by her husband Gunnar (1991). Nan immigrated to Canada from Denmark in 1953 and made her home in Summerland where she lived for almost 60 years, raising her family and making many friends. She took great pride in her work as a nurse and her involvement as a community volunteer. A Memorial service will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Summerland on Saturday, October 12th, 2013 at 1:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to the Summerland Health-Care Auxiliary, PO Box 1377, Summerland, BC. V0H1Z0.

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