Molly Kurvink lost her life when she fell into the freezing water of Guelph Lake when she had been ice-boating. Her husband, Harri Palm is still in the hospital. Inessa Townsend Fish comments, that they called them their sailing mom while reflecting on her relationship with her.
She states that Molly really loved and cared for all the people around her and always gave her heart to everybody. She meant a lot to them. Kurvink died while she and her husband had been ice boating on the Guelph Lake. The vessel went through ice and Molly went into the water. The couple had been rushed to the hospital and Molly had been declared dead later on.