Anne Laura McConnell passed away on May 24, 2004 at the Waverley of Chilliwack at age 85 years. She was born July 25, 1918 in Bridgeford, Sask. Anne is survived by her loving family of five children, Rodney (Barb) Striegler, Lois (Richard) Thody, Gordon (Pam) McConnell, Helen Lafontaine, Jane (Chris) Byra, many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Anne’s husband, Norman Bingay McConnell predeceased her on April 19, 2001.
Anne and Norm retired to their beloved Saltspring Island and were actively involved in the community for over 20 years before moving to Sydney, BC. Time and age dictated it was time to move closer to their family in Chilliwack where they spent their remaining years with family and meeting new friends.
A quiet Memorial will be held with immediate family. Memorial donations may be made to the Salvation Army in Anne’s name if family and friends so desire.