It is with heavy hearts we say goodbye to our beloved mother and grandmother, Patricia “Ivy” Cynthia Smith. After a short illness she passed away on April 5th 2016 at Kelowna General Hospital with her children by her side.
Predeceased by her parents and husband Terry, Ivy is survived by her daughters Lisa Sumner (John), Julie Rodgers (Will) and Son Nicholas Smith (Sharon), four grandchildren, Neil Sumner (Louise), Sean Smith (Stephanie), David Sumner (Emma) and Reese Smith as well as three great-grandchildren, Jimmy, Pryia and Connie
Ivy was born and raised in England and emigrated to Canada in 1970 with her husband and 3 children. She was an avid reader and a lover of a “good cookbook”, she also enjoyed jetting off to England to spend time with her family and friends.
She will always be in our hearts and will be missed greatly!
No memorial service is planned, just an informal gathering of family and friends for good food and a sharing of memories. Al Grywacheski of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements.
You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at