It is with great sadness that the family of Kathleen Mae Derksen announce her passing on Monday, March 13, 2017.
Kathleen was born November 15, 1955 in Winkler, Manitoba. She was a much loved mother, sister, and aunt who was predeceased by her parents George and Helen Derksen; brothers Georgie, Henry, George and Frank Derksen.
Kathy is survived by her daughter Shannon Derksen; siblings Abe Derksen (Martha), Deb Baleja (Dave), Helen Penner (George); sister-in-law Ann Derksen; and many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff at St. Boniface Hospital who compassionately cared for Kathleen for many years.
A Celebration of Kathleen’s Life will be on Wednesday, March 22 at 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Temple, 400 Hargrave Street.
Memorial donations may be made to CancerCare Manitoba Foundation in honour of Kathleen Derksen.