Panagopka, Pauline, born in Kamsack, Saskatchewan on August 22, 1937 passed away peacefully with family by her side on Saturday, July 15, 2017.
Pauline is predeceased by her parents, John and Mabel Antifaeff, her husband, Walter Panagopka, soulmate, Paul Broman and son in law, Tim Teindl. She is survived by her brothers, Willy and Larry Antifaeff.
Pauline was a loving mother to Laurie (Bill) Sawatsky, Randy Panagopka, Bonnie (Aldo) Quattrucci, Linda Teindl and Lorne (Amy) Broman. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren always brought a twinkle to her eye and she will be missed dearly by them; Jake Sawatsky, Brice DeMelo, Taya Broman, Jarrod (Melissa) Teindl; (Makayla, Kaitlyn and Madison) and Jesse (Ashleigh) Teindl.
Pauline loved music and singing and enjoyed her travels to tropical destinations. She worked in retail for many years where she enjoyed interactions with the public and made many friends. She always had a special place in her heart for animals and was loved by all who enjoyed her wonderful sense of humour.
Pauline was treated like family at her final residence, Castleview Care Centre. We cannot say enough about the caring staff who cared for Pauline the past couple years. Your kindness and compassion is immensely appreciated.
A family graveside burial service will be held on Thursday, July 27th at 10:00 am at the Salmo Cemetery (friends are welcome to join). A Celebration of Life for the public will follow at 11:00 am at the Salmo Legion, Branch 217 at 303 4th St. with Pastor Hutch officiating. Bill Clark of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements.
As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Castleview Care Centre 2300 14th Ave. Castlegar, BC, V1N 4A6.
You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence by visiting the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca