Jean Day

Another pioneer of the North Shuswap has been called home…..

It is with saddened hearts that we inform you of the passing of our beloved mother Jean Sarah Maria Day. ( nee Bischoff). Mom passed away peacefully on November 14, 2012 at Shuswap Lake General hospital in Salmon Arm. Mom was born May 4, 1925 in Kamloops to Jack and Josephine Bischoff, she was 87 years old.she is pre deceased by her husband David in 1999 and her eldest son Joseph in 2009.She is survived by her daughters: Diane, Christine, (Brett, DJ-Haylie, Amy, Christopher), Clifford.

Maryanne, (Bill), Tommy (Roxanne), Sharon, (Ben). Roseanne and her sons: Thomas, (Tanya, Andrew, Kiley), and Stephanie (Tom). Everett, Darren and Alexander. Joseph, (pre-deceased), Barbara, Charmaine, (Harley), Pamela, (Matti, Isabella).

A private internment officiated by Malcolm MacKenzie, was held at the Celista Cemetery on November 25 , 2012. Our family will be holding a Journey up Crowfoot on honour of Mother on the August long weekend in 2013. All who would like to accompany us are welcome to come.

Thank you to all for the kind and loving words and hugs of support, they were very much appreciated.

Thank you to Dave Cross for the beautiful internment box he built, our Family was very touched.

Online condolences can be sent through Jean’s obituary at

Funeral arrangements are in the care of Bowers Funeral Service, Salmon Arm, BC

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