Marletta Elaine KING


(nee Waldron)

Marletta (Marley) Elaine (nee Waldron) passed away peacefully March 22, 2010 at the age of 64 years with her family by her side.

Marley will be dearly missed by her son Lionel (Roberta) and daughter Mary (Jason Peet); and granddaughters Mackenzie and Lauren. Marley will also be remembered by the numerous foster children she cared for. Her husband Geoffrey John King predeceased her in 1989.

Marley was born and spent her first 16 years in Prince George. She moved to Vancouver in 1961 where she met Merrill Lionel McKenzie and became known as Lee ­McKenzie. In 1977 she graduated from Simon Fraser University, moved to Chilliwack and started working with BC Corrections.

A celebration of Marley’s life will be held Saturday, April 10 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John’s Anglican Church, 46098 Higginson Rd., Sardis. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you make donations to BC Cancer Foundation.

Wiebe & Jeske Funeral Services – 604.859.5885

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