Pearl Adelia Vera Marks passed away peacefully on March 16th, 2007 in Chilliwack. She was 83 years old.
Pearl was born Nov. 13th, 1923 in Little Fort B.C. She will be deeply missed by her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren, and a very large extended family and friends.
Mrs. Marks is survived by her nine children, thirty seven grandchildren, and thirty eight great grandchildren. Pearl was the last surviving member of 5 children. She was predeceased by her husband Patrick Marks who passed away May 1999. Special thanks to Dr. Kishi and the loving health care workers at Chilliwack General Hospital, the Bradley Place, the Fraser Cheam Care workers and the Birchwood.
Pearl was an active member of Sardis Fellowship Baptist Church. She also sang with the Mellow Aires. The group entertained at the opportunity workshop and the extended care at the hospital and Heritage home for many years.
A celebration of her life will be held on Thursday, March 22, 2007 at 10:30 am at First Avenue Christian Assembly, 46510 First Ave. Internment to follow at the Anglican Cemetary on Little Mountain. Tea to come after the Sardis Fellowship Baptist Church, 45187 Wells Rd.