Etta Mae Brooks passed away peacefully on May 4, 2004 at Chilliwack, B.C. at the age of 93 years. Mae was born in London, Ont. on September 5, 1910.
The family moved from Ontario to New Westminster, B.C. in 1912 where Mae spent the majority of her life. She went to school, met and married her husband and raised her family in New Westminster.
She is lovingly remembered by her daughters and sons-in-law Lorraine (Ron) McAllister, Georgia (Murray) Provost, Barbara (Paul) Nicholls, 8 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, sisters Elva Glanville and Jennie Glanville, sister-in-law Jean Glanville.
Mae was predeceased by her husband George T. Brooks in 1970, brothers Girvin Glanville and Harry Glanville.
The family wishes to extend special thanks to the staff of The Waverly of Chilliwack and to Dr. John Chow for the kind and compassionate care they gave to our mother.
In accordance to Mae’s wishes, family and friends are invited to attend the graveside service at Fraser Cemetery, New Westminster (Miner St. off Cumberland St.) on Friday, May 14, 2004 at 2 pm. Following the service, a reception tea will be held at the Inn at Westminster Quay, 900 Quayside Dr., New Westminster, B.C.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Mae may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C.
“I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills” Psalm 121