Agnes Marjorie Kohlman (nee Slesinger)

Agnes Marjorie Kohlman (nee Slesinger)

Agnes Marjorie Kohlman was born in in Dodsland, Saskatchewan on November 24, 1927 and passed away with family by her side on March 3, 2015 in Trail, BC.

Agnes was predeceased by her husband Eric in 1997 and also by both of her parents and her 12 siblings. She was the last surviving family member.

She is survived by her two sons, Brian (Terri) and Darryle (Sharon); grandchildren Shane (Tara) and Cori (Tarra) Kohlman, Courtney (Kevin) Bric, Lindsay (Andrew) Hay, Shane, Aaron (Amy) Haines, Adrian (Rosa) and Cody (Shelley) Painter; great grandchildren Shandler, Larkin, Lucy, Georgia, Wayne, Blake, Camryn, Aiden and Charlie.

Agnes was a terrific baseball player in her time, getting a triple play in the women’s league. She was also the proud owner of Ladyfair Coiffeures and actually cut Jerry Lee Lewis’ hair when he was in town for a concert.

As an expression of sympathy, donations in Agnes’s name may be made to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation (Urology Campaign) at 1200 Hospital Bench, Trail, BC, V1R 4M1 or online at

An open house in Agnes’s honour will be held on Saturday, April 4th from 2-4pm at the Fruitvale Curling Rink; an interment will be held prior. Bill Clark of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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