Enrichetta “Ricki” Cristini

Passed away peacefully on October 2, 2013 at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital with family by her side at the age of 84.

Enrichetta was a loving and devoted wife to Francesco for 65 years. Loving Mother to Joe (Lynn) Cristini, Tony (Joann) Cristini, and Toni (Dan) Infanti. Dear Nonna to Lydia, Daniel, Carleen, Riley, Domenico, Nicolina, Paulo, Patrick, Peter. Bis Nonna to Matthew, Nathan, Alissa, Stephen, Jane, Issac, Jayden, Ayda, Luciano, Audrey, Saije. Ricki is survived by her sister-in- law Islanda Cristini and several nieces and nephews in Canada and Italy. She is predeceased by her daughter in law Tiziana Cristini.

Special thank you to all the care aids, nursing staff and doctors who provided care and support over the last few years.

As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of BC, 300-828 West 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1E2, or to the BC Heart and Stroke Foundation, 4 – 1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 9M9, or to the Canadian Cancer Society, c/o 908 Rossland Avenue, Trail, BC, V1R 3N6, or a charity of your choice.

Prayers will be held on Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 7:00 pm at Holy Trinity Parish and a Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, October 7, 2013 at 10:30 am at Holy Trinity Parish with Father Jim McHugh, Celebrant. Jordan Wren of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements.

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