Jean Malberg (nee Wolfenden)

Jean Malberg (nee Wolfenden)

Jean Malberg of Fruitvale, BC (formerly of Brisco, BC) passed away peacefully on October 13, 2011. Jean was born April 21, 1921 in Invermere, BC. Jean will be sadly missed by her children Eva O’Rourke, Trail, BC; Lil (Delbert) Johnson, Nicholson, BC; Nils (Lois) Malberg, Adams Lake, BC; Gunnar (Shirley) Malberg, Parson, BC; 11 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren, 9 great-great grandchildren.

Jean was predeceased by her husband Otto, son Ken, parents Stan and Eva Wolfenden, brother Stan, infant sister June, grandsons Brian, Dale, Dave, and son-in-law Kevin.

A graveside service will be held in the Golden Cemetery, Golden, BC, May 19, 2012 at 1 pm. Tea to follow at Gunnar Malberg’s, 4000 Hwy 95 S, Parson, BC.

The family wishes to express thanks for cards and flowers.

As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to KBRH Health Foundation (Pediatrics) at 1200 Hospital Bench, Trail, BC, V1R 4M1 or online at

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