Hilda Clayola Rasmussen

March 6, 1926 - October 8, 2023

In Loving Memory

Hilda Clayola Rasmussen

Hilda Clayola Rasmussen previously a long-time resident of Penticton passed away at the Vernon Hospice House on Sunday, October 8, 2023 at the age of 97. 

Born in Diligent River, Nova Scotia on March 6,1926; she moved to Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan after the war and then in November 1957 moved to Penticton where she owned and operated Valley Foto along with her second husband John Rasmussen. 

She was predeceased by her parents Burpee and Zelma Joyce and her brothers Byron (Bill), Wyman and sister Dodi Carroll.  She was also predeceased by her husband John, son John Michael and daughter Marlene Verigin (nee Fonger). 

She is survived by her daughter Jane Rasmussen (Tanya) of Regina, SK, sons George Fonger (Claire) also of Regina, SK, and Randy Fonger (Audrey) of Vernon, B.C. along with a number of grandchildren, great grandchildren, a great-great grandchild and a number of nieces and nephews.

There will be no service at her request.  Interment will be in Lakeview Cemetery on Thursday, October 19, 2023

The family would like to extend their appreciation to Dr. R Dhaliwal and the staff at VJH and the staff of Vernon Hospice House for the excellent care provided to our mother.

Arrangements entrusted to

Cypress Funeral & Cremation Services 250-558-0866

Condolences may be expressed to the family by phone or email through Cypress Funeral & Cremation Services:

T: 250-558-0866

4417 29th St,
Vernon, BC V1T 5B7

E: [email protected]

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