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Polly G. Chernoff

January 28, 1912 - April 3, 2012


Polly passed away at Kootenay Lake Hospital in her 100th year. She was born in Pelly, Saskatchewan to George & Dora Malakoff; the youngest of four girls. She was predeceased by her husband William (Bill), her daughter Margaret Saliken, grandson
Leonard, great grandchildren Alyssa and Nathan.

Polly enjoyed the farm and grew a hugh garden filled with flowers and vegetables. She was also skilled at many handicrafts. She loved people with a genuine interest wherever
she lived including her last few years at Mountain Lake Seniors Community where she formed many friendships among both residence and the kind and caring staff.

Polly is survived by her daughters; Nellie Konkin, Helen Kootnikoff, Barbara (Bob) Ward, eleven grandchildren as well as many great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.

Polly was loved by all her family. Her sense of humour was a great contribution to family gatherings & she will greatly missed.


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From: Thompson Funeral Service Ltd. Staff

Thompson Funeral Service Ltd. Staff send our condolences to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

From: Wanda and Ken Woikin
Relation: friends...........

Hugs to everyone……..Baba’s strength and determination lives on in her family…….

From: Dianne Hebert
Relation: friend of Nellie

My condolences to you Nellie and your family. In my thoughts and prayers. Love Dianne

From: Natalie
Relation: Acquaintance-Met at Mtn. Lake

May Polly rest in peace.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
April 12, 2012
Beginning at 10:00am

Slocan Park Community Hall

Slocan Park, BC Canada V0G 2E0

Slocan Park, BC Canada V0G 2E0


Date & Time:
April 7, 2012
Beginning at 11:00am

Chapel of Thompson Funeral Service Ltd.
613 Ward Street
Nelson, BC Canada V1L 1T2

613 Ward Street
Nelson, BC Canada V1L 1T2

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Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:


or The Canadian Cancer Society, BC & Yukon Division
    Box 292
    Nelson, British Columbia
    V1L 5P9

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