ROBERGE, Urval Peter
August 31, 1928 – December 22, 2012
It is with heavy hearts that we are announcing the passing of our wonderful husband, father, Papa, and Great Papa. Urval is survived by his wife Rita of 24 years and her family; Dan, Roch, Carmen, Paul, Marc and their spouses; her grandchildren, Adam Jocelyn, Dominique, Gabrielle, Anton, Jerrod, Alexander and James. He is also survived by his daughter Brenda, his two wonderful sons-in-law Bob and Benny as well as his five perfect (in
his eye's) grandchildren, Peter, Karie, Teddy, Melissa, Tina and their spouses as well as his seven great- grandchildren who he was so very proud of Brenden, Kaylee, Mathew, Mitchel, Madyson, Mekayla and baby Billy. He also leaves behind his three loving sisters Lorraine, Lil, Rita and his many cousins and friends whom he had way too many GOOD times with. Urval was a very hard working, hard playing, kind and generous person, who is already greatly missed. Urval will be laid to rest with his first wife Pearl and his daughter Sharon. A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, January 4, 2013, at 11:00 a.m. from St. Ann's Catholic Church, 1296 Main Street, Penticton with Father Rex Velmonte presiding. A celebration of Urval's life to take place at a later date in New Westminster mid-March 2013, with time and date to be announced. Special thanks to Dr. Essery and Dr. Kooy for guiding us through his final days. Memorial tributes may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, 101-166 Main Street, Penticton, BC V2A 5A4. Condolences may be sent to the family through providencefuneralhomes.com.

Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Dec. 31, 2012