Jessie Olive SOUTER

Jessie Olive Souter late of Chilliwack, passed away July 29, 2002 at the age of 78 years. She was born January 4, 1924 in North Vancouver. Jessie was a member of Vedder Seniors and enjoyed playing cards. She enjoyed her family and wrote poetry for many special family occasions.


Funeral service was held at the chapel of Henderson’s Funeral Home on Friday, Aug. 2, 2002 at 1 p.m. Major Sandra Haggarty officiating. Interment in Carman Cemetery.


Casketbearers: Sheri Hanson, Vincent Stobbe, Bill Martens, Twila Cuminsky, Jason McDowell, and Harley Stobbe.


Honourary bearers: Len Stobbe, Corney Martens, and Trevor McDowell.


Jessie is survived by daughters, Penny (Leonard) Stobbe of Sardis, Sandra McDowell of Chilliwack, and Roberta (Cornelius) Martens; son-in-law Trevor McDowell; grandchildren, Sheri (David) Hanson of Maple Ridge, Vincent (Rowena) Stobbe of Crofton, Twila (Tim) Cuminsky of Abbotsford, Bill (Michelle) Martens of Sardis, Jason (Jo) McDowell of Sardis, and Harley (Stacey) Stobbe of Sardis; great-grandchildren, Breesha and Keegan Cuminsky, Sidney Carter, Davis Hanson, Adam Wise, Makenna Stobbe, and Brett Martens; sisters-in-law, Isabelle Miller, and Ethel Mackie; and brothers-in-law, Gord Souter, and Don Souter.


She was predeceased by her husband Bill in 1969; brothers, Charlie, Tex, and Bobby; and sister Louisa Chadsey.


Flowers acceptable or donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of B.C.