SOMMERFELD Viktoria (geb. Ritter) Viktoria (geb. Ritter) Sommerfeld of Kelowna, BC passed away suddenly on Saturday, June 3, 2006 at the age of 91. She was born on June 7, 1914 in Tariverde, Romania, moved to Canada from Germany in 1956 and has lived in Kelowna since 1980. She was happiest when surrounded by family and friends. We will miss her humour, her charm, her amazing memory, her kindness, her love of her family and her beautiful smile. We knew her as Oma, Mutter, Viktoria and Mrs. Sommerfeld. Viktoria was predeceased by her husband Reinhold; grandson Robert Reitz; brother Theodor Ritter; and sister Maria Ritter. Viktoria is survived by her six children, son Viktor (Geraldine) of Kelowna; daughter Frieda Reitz (Walter) of Kelowna; daughter Irmgard Beierle (Theodor) of Kelowna; daughter Ingrid Gutsche of Edmonton; son Fritz (Bonnie) of Calgary; son Ted (Lorna) of Kelowna; sixteen grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren; brother Gottlieb Ritter of Calgary; and brother Karl Ritter (Johanna) of Edmonton. Viktoria is lovingly remembered by her family from across Canada and Germany, many dear friends, fellow residents and staff at Okanagan Chateau. The family would like to thank the home care workers and nurses at Interior Health, Dr. Watson and his receptionist Jacqueline for taking such good care of Oma. We hold you close within our hearts And there you shall remain To walk with us throughout our lives Until we meet again. So Rest in Peace dear loved one And thanks for all you've done, We pray that God has given you, The crown you've truly won. A Viewing will be held Thursday, June 8 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. at SPRINGFIELD FUNERAL HOME, 2020 Springfield Road. The Funeral Service will be held Friday, June 9, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. from Christ Lutheran Church, 2091 Gordon Drive, with Pastor Tyler Gingrich officiating. Interment will follow in the Kelowna City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, or Christ Lutheran Church. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of SPRINGFIELD FUNERAL HOME. Telephone: 1-250-860-7077.