September 26, 1939 – November 28, 2022
at the age of 83 years:
Memorial Service, Saturday, December 10, 2022, 11:00 a.m., Fischer’s Funeral Services, Salmon Arm:
We sadly announce the peaceful passing of Lyn Thurston on November 28, 2022 at the age of 83 at her home in Gleneden with friends and family around her.
Lyn was born in Wetaskiwin, Alberta to Marjorie and Robert Selfridge in September of 1939. Lyn’s family moves took her to Vancouver BC, Prospect Lake Van Isl. BC, and Balmoral BC. After her marriage to Pat in 1959 they settled on the little farm they bought in the community of Gleneden in Salmon Arm BC. There they became involved in many community activities and raised their three children.
Lyn is survived by her three children – Sandy (Thomas), Coleen (Andre’), Tim (Heather) and her grandchildren Devin, Morgan, Nathan, John, Collin, Avery, Cayden, Darah and Ben. Lyn is also survived by her sisters Karen (Howard), Robin (Barry) and brother Tom (Karen) as well as many nieces and nephews. Lyn was predeceased by her sister Elizabeth, mother Marjorie, father Robert and husband Pat. Lyn will be greatly missed by her many friends and family whom she kept very close to her heart.
In lieu of flowers , memorial donations in Lyn’s name can be made to the Gleneden Community Association, 5151 49 Street NW, Salmon Arm, V1E 3A6.