Janine S. Murdoch
May 17, 1930 – September 20, 2017
Janine Suzanne Murdoch passed away in Kitimat General Hospital, Kitimat, B.C. on Wednesday, September 20th, 2017 at the age of 87 years.
The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at Christ the King Catholic Church, Kitimat, B.C. on Thursday afternoon September 28th with Father Babji Merugu, the celebrant.
A further mass was held on September 30th at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Salmon Arm, B.C. with Father Gerald LaGrange as the celebrant.
Internment followed in Mount Ida Cemetery, Salmon Arm, B.C. where she is laid to rest by her loving husband, Jim.
Born in Montreal, Quebec, on May 17th, 1930, Janine followed her husband, Jim, on adventures throughout northern Quebec, northern B.C., Yukon and Ontario. During these years she made her family a priority and impacted the many lives of the children she taught.
Janine is survived by her 6 children Karen (Marion) Klepsch, and Ronald (Michele) of Kitimat, B.C., Brian (Sharon) of Airdrie, Alberta, Patricia (Gary) of Bonnyville, Alberta, Richard of Salmon Arm, B,C. and Gordon (Brenda) of Moscow, Idaho; 10 grandchildren- Rickee-Lee, Skylar, Kyle, Nathan, Joshua, Jacob, Hannah, Haley, Xavier and Breanna and great-grandson Malykia.
Heartfelt thanks go out to Dr. Huang and the Kitimat Hospital Nurses, the Delta King Staff and Home Support workers.
Donations in memory of Janine Murdoch may be made to St. Anthony’s Catholic School in Kitimat, B.C.
Funeral arrangements were in the care of MacKay’s Funeral Home, Terrace, B.C.