Kathleen Bjorkes

Kathleen Bjorkes (nee McGowan) passed peacefully on March 8, 2014 in Cranbrook, BC at 90 years of age.

Kathleen was born on August 3, 1923 in Vancouver, BC and spent the earlier years of her life in the lower mainland. She moved to Cranbrook in the late 1980’s. Kathleen was an enthusiastic hiker and camper and an avid reader of wildlife and nature books. She loved animals.

Kathleen is survived by her daughter Evelyn Serafinchon of Whitehorse, Yukon and her sons William and Edward “Ted” of Cranbrook.

At Kathleen’s request, there will be no funeral service.


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