Grace deBorde Cooper passed away on Thursday, Apr. 10, 2003 at Chilliwack General Hospital at age 82 years. She was born August 5, 1920 in Grande Prairie, Alta.
Grace is survived by her son Astley (Patricia); daughter Mary; grandchildren, Rebecca Cooper of Kamloops, Troy (Pam) of Prince George, Justin and Jennifer Nordal of Agassiz; and great-grandchildren, Bailey, Gradyn, Ryan, and Tyson.
She was predeceased by her husband Peter deBorde Cooper.
A memorial service will be held Wednesday, Apr. 16, 2003 from St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Rosedale. Donna Kirkpatrick officiating. A viewing for family and friends was held on Monday, Apr. 14, 2003 at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 45865 Hocking Ave., Chilliwack.
Honourary Legion pallbearers, Branch 32, Agassiz.
Memorial donations may be made to the Chilliwack Society for Community Living, 9353 Mary St., Chilliwack, B.C. V2P 4G9.
Grace was active in her life with nursing during the Second World War, the Royal Canadian Legion #244 (Hemming Ford, Que.), and Branch #32 Agassiz, St. Luke (Hemming Ford, Que.), St. Peter’s (Rosedale), and All Saints (Agassiz), as well as the Harrison Historical Society. Grace was co-owner with Peter Cooper of the Ruskin General Store.