Florence Zoobkoff

Florence Zoobkoff

With sad and heavy hearts the family of Florence Zoobkoff, long time resident of Slocan Park, B.C. wishes to announce her sudden passing on July 24th 2012 at the age of 73 years.

Florence was born June 17th 1939 at Slocan Park to parents Nick & Florence (Pereversoff) Poohachoff. She was predeceased by her husband of 46 years, Bill Zoobkoff 2007, her father Nick Sr. Poohachoff 1970 and brother Nick Poohachoff 2012.

Florence touched our lives deeply with her kindness and generosity. Most of all she loved to laugh and never had a negative outlook of life. She enjoyed gardening, canning, cooking, fishing and having a great time with family and friends.

Left to mourn her loss are her daughters, Loretta (Jack) VanRoie, Valerie (David) Hurn and son, Ron (Shelley) Zoobkoff, her grandchildren, Rachel and Jacob VanRoie, Melissa and Kyle Zoobkoff, Mother, Florence Poohachoff , Sister, Mary Davidoff and nieces and nephews.

The family would like to express appreciation and gratitude to Bill Striaeff and Peter Zaytsoff of Castlegar Funeral Chapel, Gerry Planidin and his crew for preparing the grave site, Leona Sherbinin, for Florence’s Biography and to the pallbearers, Ron Zoobkoff, Jacob VanRoie, Adam Poohachoff, Wes Poohachoff, Todd Markin and Brad Markin.

Following the Interment, the family, relatives and friends had a fellowship and luncheon in Florence’s honor at the Valleyview Golf Course.



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