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Gwen Frances Kanashiro Tribute Fund

GWEN FRANCES KANASHIRO, passed away peacefully in the presence of her family on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at the age of 63.

Born in Lethbridge in 1953 to Jim and Min Kanashiro, Gwen leaves to mourn her passing, her mother Min, her siblings; Kevin, Kelly (Stephanie), Sherry (Keith), Lisa (Dom) and Carla; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Gwen’s family are extremely grateful for the compassionate care she received during her illness. Thanks to the Chinook Regional Hospital Palliative Care Team, Lethbridge Home Care, and St. Michael’s Health Centre Palliative Care Unit.  We would especially like to thank Dr. Shukkoor Annavukadavu, Joy Doram, Alanna Bullock and Tracey Faulkner for their tremendous care and support.

At Gwen’s request there will not be a funeral service. Flowers and Koden are gratefully declined. For those who wish, donations can be made to the Gwen Kanashiro Caring Heart Tribute Fund at or Lethbridge Home Care.

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