April 26, 1946 - June 23, 2021
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Mom, Grandmother, Great grandmother and friend Sylvia Cannings. She passed away peacefully at the Kelowna General Hospital June 23, 2021.
Sylvia was predeceased by her loving husband Ray of 55 years in November 2019. She is survived by her children Leighann (Sean) and Rennie (Jaclyn) her grandchildren Reanna (Cesar) Katelynn (Justin) Brayden, Mitchell, Darian (Carson) Kori, Drisden. Her great-grandchildren Noah, Sofia and Kyra. Sylvia had numerous nieces and nephews that will remember her with love and laughter.
Those we love don’t go away;
they walk beside us every day.
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
still loved, still missed and very dear.
The family would like to thank everyone for their thoughts and prayers during this time. A special thank you to the doctors and nurses at the Kelowna General Hospital ICU A Unit for the care and support given during Mom’s time in the hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made payable to the Okanagan Indian Band Fire Department. 12420 Westside Road, Vernon BC. V1H 2A2
A Celebration of Sylvia’s Life will be held at the Carbon Community Center July 14, 2021 from 3:00 pm-5:00 pm.