Banks; Hazel Rosella. With much love and sadness we announce the peaceful death of Hazel Banks on Friday, November 21, 2014 at the age of 95. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, John Banks, her son, David (Grace), and grandchildren Nathan Banks and Charis St. Pierre (Joshua). She is predeceased by her siblings Beulah, Percy and Gerald and her granddaughter Angela Olson. Hazel Rosella Harrop was born November 12, 1919 in Toronto, Ontario. She grew up through the “dirty thirties” and became a legal secretary. During the war she did secretarial work for Victory Aircraft and was later employed by several law firms. In 1950 she married Jack. They lived in Toronto until retirement in 1983 when they moved to Chilliwack to be near their grandchildren. Hazel enjoyed caring for her family, knitting and theological discussions. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, November 27 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Chilliwack Alliance Church, 8700 Young Road, Chilliwack BC. In lieu of flowers, if friends so desire, donations may be made in her memory to Hungry for Life International


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