Bruna Rosemary BERISOFF

Bruna Rosemary BERISOFF

It is with great sadness we announce the sudden and unexpected passing of Bruna Rosemary Berisoff on November 6, 2013. Bruna passed away with family by her side at the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital at the age of 59.

Bruna was born on August 19, 1954 in Trail, BC to Carlo and Irma Degan.

Bruna is survived by her devoted and loving husband Tom of 38 years, their children Derek (Robin) Berisoff, and Celina (Brent) Iachetta.

Her grandchildren, who were the light of her life include: Kacie, Alexx, Lucas, and Parker, as well as her step-granddaughter Kelsey.

Her surviving siblings are Dario (Cheryl) Degan, Rose (Wally) Caron, and Irene (Len) Harding, as well as many nieces and nephews.

Bruna was blessed with a large and loving family who created many memories that will be forever cherished and remembered. Our memories of our wife, mother, “Noni”, sister, aunty, and friend will live on deep in our hearts. She is deeply missed.

Bruna was pre-deceased by her father, Carlo Degan on February 28, 2003, and most recently her mother, Irma Degan on November 2, 2013.

A very special thank you to the BC Ambulance Paramedics, Critical Care Team, Kootenay Boundary Emergency Staff, and Kootenay Boundary Regional Intensive Care Unit Nurses and Doctors.

As an expression of sympathy, donations in Bruna’s name may be made to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation (Intensive Care Unit) or the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation (Poplar Ridge Pavilion) at 1200 Hospital Bench, Trail BC V1R 4M1 or online at

As per Bruna’s request, no funeral service will be held.

A very special thank you to Bill Clark and staff, of Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Services™ who have been entrusted with arrangements.

-I Love You “Beep”

-“I Love You Mom, I’ll Call When I Get There”

-All My Love, “Always & Forever Mom”

-“We Love You Noni”, Love your Bella & Bugaboo

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