It is with sadness that we inform you of the passing of Elsie Hill on December 9th, 2009, after a short stay in Chilliwack General Hospital.
Elsie was born July 4th, 1914, in the Delisle/Kinley area of Saskatchewan. She was predeceased by her husband Wilfred and sisters Vera Raymes and Margery Beckett.
She is survived by one sister Gladys Scott (Wally) of Qualicum Beach, and her two daughters: Flora Howey-Reed (Dennis) of Harrison Hot Springs, BC; sons Bill Howey, wife Carol (Kurtis and Brendan) of Tsawwassen, BC, Keith Howey (Chelsea and Emily) of Maple Ridge, BC; daughters Brenda Nonis, husband Silvano (Nicolas and Nigel) of Langley BC and Karen Howey (Will and Savannah) of Chilliwack BC; step-daughter Cindy Hillicke, husband Mark (Dennis and Cary) of Surrey, BC; Lynda Vanhooren (Gerry) of Lethbridge AB; sons Doug Vanhooren, wife Lesia (Allison and Cole) of Cranbrook, BC, Dale Vanhooren, wife Tasha (Liam and Nate) of Calgary, Alta., Dan Vanhooren, wife Kara (Peyton, Wyatt and Nash) of Calgary, Alta.
Special thanks to the nurses and doctors at Chilliwack General Hospital. Also, special thanks to the staff and residents of the Lynnwood Retirement Residence for making her 11 year stay so enjoyable.
Interment at Memorial Gardens in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan after cremation.