Curt Alfke

Passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, August 30, 2009 at the age of 98.  Survived by his loving wife Jessie, son: Ed (Sharon) of Kelowna; his grandchildren: Lisa Mundell-Lawrence (Jeff Lawrence), Matthew Alfke, Cathy Alfke; and numerous nieces and nephews.  Sadly predeceased by son Ken.  A banker with CIBC for 43 years, Curt spent much of his time with charities and church work, was president of the Chamber of Commerce, a Rotarian, father and mentor.  Fondly remembered by all family for all the summers at the cabin on the Shuswap.  A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, September 4, 2009 at 10:00 am at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  Cremation.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society, 1633 Pandosy Street, Kelowna, BC V1Y 1P6 or CNIB, 247 Lawrence Ave, Kelowna, BC V1Y 2M3.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com, 250-860-7077.