ROLSTON, Therese Pearl

Passed away on December 23, 2013 after a lengthy illness at the age of 79 years. Therese was sadly predeceased by her infant son Steven and four brothers. She will be lovingly remembered and sadly missed by her husband of 61 years; Dave, children; Grant (Lauralee), Gary (Joan), Rick (Marcie), Judy (Chris), Barb (Doug), Kevin, Terry (Colleen), Rob (Cheryl), Ken (Karen), Ryan (Jen), and Andrew (Korrie), 28 grandchildren,10 great grandchildren, 4 brothers, 4 sisters and numerous nieces and nephews. Therese’s kitchen was always open, her coffee pot was always on, and guests were welcome to stay as long as they ‘could stand us’.  As a result Therese was Mom / Grandma / Sister / Friend to many, many more.  A Mass of Christian burial was held at 10 am, on Monday, December 30, 2013, at Holy Child Catholic Church, Summerland, BC. An evening Prayer Vigil was held on Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 7 pm. Because of her love of children and her belief in helping others, we ask that you please make a donation in Therese’s memory to a charity of your choice. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

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