Mary (Chernuka) Babiuk

June 28, 1928 – Jan. 11th, 2016 Mary Babiuk passed away peacefully with family by her side, at Oliver Hospital. Predeceased by her husband, Mike Babiuk , brothers John Chernuka, Bill Chernuka, sister Anne Didow, and son-in-law, Ron Reinertson. Remembered and sadly missed by her son, Kerry (Orrie), daughter, Marlene Reinertson (Alf Norrish), her two granddaughters, Kristen Reinertson and Robin Reinertson (Adam Connor), and an anticipated great grandchild in March, 2016, sister-in-law & dear friend Olga Chernuka, brother Pete Chernuka, and many nieces & nephews. Mary was a bright, energetic woman who loved her family, garage sales, playing cards, gardening, listening to music, and sewing. She enjoyed working for Casabello Wines for 20 years. A special thank you to Dr. R. Tatham, Dr. M. Teo, Wound Care Nurses and the Mariposa Care Centre Staff, Osoyoos for the excellent care given to Mom. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, January 16th, 2016, at 3:00 p.m. at the Providence Funeral Home, 1258 Main Street, Penticton, B.C. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Tributes may be made to Penticton & District Community Resources Society (Better at Home) or the charity of your choice.


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