Katie Astaforoff

July 6, 2021
It is with heavy hearts that the family of Katie Astaforoff announce her passing on Tuesday, July 6th, 2021 in Vancouver, BC, at the age of 86.
Katie was born to Peter and Mary Tomilin in Grand Forks, BC. Katie married Peter Astaforoff and had 2 children; Steve and Tamara.
She lived most of her life in Grand Forks, but then suffered a stroke and heart attack in 2016. At that time, her daughter moved her to Vancouver to be close to her.
Katie was an avid gardener, loved to discuss matters of spirituality, and deeply believed in God. She greatly loved her family and friends.
Katie is survived by her son Steve and wife Diana, her daughter Tamara Koss, 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
The funeral service for Katie was held at Grand Forks Funeral Home on Sunday, July 11th, 2021 with a burial following at the Gilpin Cemetery.
Katie’s family would like to thank friends and family for their love and care during this difficult time. A special thanks to: J.J Verigin, the Russian singers, Larry Jmaiff, the grave diggers, Luna Savinkoff, and the New Century Restaurant.
Thank you to the Baker Family of Grand Forks Funeral Home
Arrangements were entrusted in
Grand Forks Funeral Home gffh@shaw.ca.
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