Our beloved Emily passed away October 29, 2009 at the Cascade Hospice, Chilliwack B.C. Born September 14, 1939 in Foam Lake, Sask.
She was predeceased by her parents: Mundi-Emma Krisjanson; three sisters: Josie, Nina, and Marg. Survived by husband Jack; brothers-in-law: Ed Bell and Jack Richards; sister: Edna; brothers: Kris (Phil), Hardy (Pearl), Walt (Faye); three children: Sandy (Jay), Mike (Jackie), Brent (Kim); three step-children: Linda (Dennis), Don, Dave (Amanda); sister-in-law: Dorthy; brother-in-law: Ron (dolly); 14 grandchildren seven great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
As a young girl Emily grew up in Sapperton, raised her family in Coquitlam after meeting Jack moved back to Sapperton. Em worked 23 years with Woolco/Wal-Mart Burnaby store. Soon after retiring Jack & Em moved to Chilliwack BC where Emily spent 10 years golfing with her husband Jack, wonderful friends in the ladies club and the Friday night social.
Celebration of Em’s life will be held Friday, November 6, 2009 at the Chilliwack Golf & Country Club, 41894 Yale Rd W., Chilliwack from 2:00pm-4:30pm. In lieu of flowers donations to Cascade Hospice, 45586 McIntosh Dr., Chilliwack, BC V2P 4W8.