Van Ember (Clifford), Cathy Gaile

May 8, 1942- August 27, 2013. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Cathy Gaile Van Ember (Clifford) After an all too short battle with cancer, on August 27, 2013 in Chilliwack, BC. Cathy was predeceased by her mother Janet Clifford and her son Jerrod Lynn.

Cathy is survived by her father John Clifford, her husband David Van Ember, sons Jason and Kurt, daughters Sue, Brenda, and Debbie, her sisters Deanna, Doreen, Darlene, Wanda and Sharon her brothers Dean, Don, Duane and Darrell, her grandchildren Desiree, Amanda, Dan, Kristopher and 3 great grandchildren.

Cathy had many friends in Cranbrook BC, where she lived and raised her children, also in Chilliwack BC where Cathy and David retired. A celebration of life will be held at a future date in both Cranbrook and Chilliwack.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the BC Cancer Society.

Henderson’s Funeral Home in care of arrangements. 604-792-1344. On line condolences may be left at

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