Doreen Diana HYNES (Zsoldos)

Doreen Diana HYNES (Zsoldos)

HYNES (Zsoldos),

Doreen Diana

September 10, 1940

April 8, 2008

It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Doreen Diana Hynes (Zsoldos) at the age of 67 on April 8, 2008 at Kelowna General Hospital.  Born in Edmonton, AB on September 10, 1940.  Doreen was predeceased by her first husband Sándor “Alex” Imre Zsoldos in 1975; her son Leslie Irme Zsoldos in 1990; her second husband Charles Hynes in 1998; her father Camille Charest in 1971 and brother Paul Charest in 2000.   She will be lovingly remembered by her children: Susan (Rick) Parenteau, Gail (Peter) Camacho, Sandra (David) Fyfe and Brian (Wendy) Zsoldos.  Along with 10 grandchildren: Breanna, Joel, Sharina and Stephanie Camacho; Ryan and Kyle Parenteau; Joey Huxley; Sándor and Tianna Zsoldos; Connor Fyfe and one great grandchild Lily Parenteau.  Also survived by her mother Clara Erasmus; sisters:  Marlene, Jeannette, Yvonne, Rita and Joanne; and one brother Jerry as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family.  Doreen grew up in Morinville, AB where she married her first husband Alex.  From there they moved to Edmonton, AB where they began their family.  In 1970 they all relocated to Parson, BC and purchased and ran the Texaco Service Station for 25 years.  Doreen’s passions were dancing, cooking, reading and spending time with her family and grandchildren.  She had a kind and generous heart and was admired, loved and respected by many.  She was quick witted and not afraid to tell you what was on her mind.  Doreen will be sadly missed, but fondly remembered.  Cremation to take place with a celebration of life service at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church located at 750 N Rutland Road in Kelowna, BC on Saturday, April 26th at 1:00 pm.  A tea will follow.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to the BC Heart and Stroke Foundation, 4 – 1551 Sutherland Ave., Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.  A gift, in living memory of Doreen will be made to “Holding Hands for Hospice” by Springfield Funeral Home. 250-860-7077

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