March 27, 1944 – June 20, 2013
at the age of 69 years
Roxanne was born on March 27, 1944 at Lethbridge, Alberta and passed away on June 20, 2013 at Parkview Place, Enderby, at the age of 69 years.
She was predeceased by her father and step mother Bill and Jean Emery, her mother and step father Esther and Peter Kouwenhoven and stepsisters Sheila Northey and Judy Kouwenhoven. Roxanne is survived by her loving husband of almost 51 years Bob, brother Bill (Gail) Emery, children Rob (Carol), Rick (Tammy) and Tracy (Ken) Therden, seven grandchildren Christin, Reggie, Katie, Tiffani, Calsie, Cody and Dawson as well as three great grandchildren Reece, Brodee and Gus.
She loved to cook, spending many years catering around the Okanagan as well as her gardens, especially her flowers.
The family would like to thank Parkview Place in Enderby for caring for Roxanne for the past two years. A special thanks to Glen and Sheryl, your love for Roxanne and support of the family was very much appreciated.
No service by request.
I am thinking of you all at this hard time… I know it is hard to lose a beloved wife and Mother. Roxann was lucky to have such a loving and caring family.. Tracy… you were an awesome daughter! My condolences go out to Bob and all Roxanne’s children….I know she will be missed….
Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of your wife and mother, Roxanne. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. She is now in a better place and we be comforted knowing that one day we will be reunited with our loved ones.
My deepest Sympathy to your Family for your loss. Roxanne was a wonderful person.
I would like to send my sincere condolence to Bob and family,Roxanne was very special to me and will be sadly missed.