Judith Ann (née Graves) PINEO

Sept. 28, 1937 (Omaha, NE) to June 11, 2011 (Parksville)

She battled cancer with remarkable grace and courage. Survived by husband Peter, daughter Kate (Don), sister Carolyn (Marvin) and grandson Desmond. Judy grew up in the US Midwest and attended university in Iowa and Chicago, where she met Peter in 1960. They raised a family in Hamilton, ON before moving to Lantzville in 1989 where she began her own publishing business. Judy loved hiking with friends, playing with computers, and her family. She will be remembered as a kind and generous spirit who was always willing to talk and listen. A memorial service will be held at 1p.m. on Friday, June 17 at First Memorial, 1720 Bowen Rd., Nanaimo.

Donations in her memory may be made to Grinnell College

(www.grinnell.edu) or

Morrell Nature

Sanctuary.