March 9, 1941 – July 28, 2010
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Joan. After a brief illness, with her family at her side, Joan passed away peacefully July 28th in Chilliwack.
She is predeceased by her father Frank and her mother Margaret. She is survived by her loving husband of 49 years, Paul; her 2 children Stephen (Michelle) and Kim (Dan); her 2 sisters Frances and Beth; her brother-in-law David (Faye); her adored grandchildren Samantha, Sarah, Alycia and Lauren. Nieces Cindy, Tracey, Jennifer and Lesley and nephew Randy.
Joan was a wonderful wife, mother, sister, nana, aunt and friend. Always placing other’s needs or wishes before her own. Joan was incredibly talented which she displayed in her gardening, sewing, knitting, baking and painting. Joan leaves a lasting legacy of kindness, giving, warm hospitality and love.
A Celebration of Joan’s Life will be held on Sunday, August 1st, 12:00-3:00 PM at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 280, 5661 Vedder Rd., Chilliwack. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Chilliwack Hospice Society in Joan’s name would be greatly appreciated.