Aldine THOMSON

Aldine Thomson (nee Wamer), 89, of Chilliwack, BC, passed away peacefully on February 28, 2013. She was born in Bella Bella, BC on

September 1, 1923 to Ceta and Keary Wamer. She was married to Kenneth Edgar Thomson on July 20, 1942 in Yarmauth, Nova Scotia.

Aldine filled her life with family and friends. She enjoyed outdoor activities with family. She was a competitive player and won constantly in Bingo and cards; but look out if she lost! She spent her time shared between trips to the cabin, spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren, and her friends at Time Out and Lombardy Lane. She always liked to be part of everything and was always up for the next adventure may it be another trip to the cabin or a trek to Alaska. Even at 89, she took her first quad ride with her granddaughter.

Everyone has the fruits of her labors through blankets, socks or dishcloths. Her heart was full of love for all her family.

She was predeceased by her husband Kenneth Thomson and her brother Treant Wamer.

She was survived by her children: Mike Thomson, Heather Johnson (Ron), Brian Thomson (Laura), Gerry Thomson (Lorri); her grandchildren: Kerry Thomson (Larissa), Shana Braiden (Bill), Mariko Thomson (Ken Watt), Pat Thomson (Andrea), Jodi Siemans (Jeremy), Troy Ellis (Cathy), Cameron Ellis (girl friend Bianca), Kevin Johnson (Holli), Tammy Morrison (Brad), Melanie Duffy (Chris), Cheryl Smith (Shane); And Great Grandchildren: Kenzie, Meghan, Jemma, Quinn, Ireland, Emme, Gabrielle, Liam, Ethan, Elijah, Ashton, Molly, Samuel, River, Reid, Tristan, Cody, Tyler, Ashlyn, Cole, Connor, Austin and Alexia.

A Celebration of Life for family and friends will be held at 1:00 pm, March 22, 2013 at Woodlawn Funeral Home 45865 Hocking Ave, Chilliwack, BC.

In lieu of flowers donations would be gratefully accepted in Aldine’s name, to the Mount Cheam Lions Club to be directed to ‘Chilliwack Time Out’ or the ‘Heart and Stroke Foundation of British Columbia’.