With sadness, we announce the passing of Bobbi Piper, our wonderful mother, grandmother and great grandmother on September 15, 2013. Born in Lloydminster, Saskatchewan where she grew up on the family farm. At 21 she moved to Rossland BC where she met and married Francis Piper October 1, 1938. Bobbi and Bud lived in Rossland until 1952 when they moved to Salmo BC. Her husband died in January 1981. Bobbi moved to Parksville in 1993 and then Nanaimo where she enjoyed her retirement playing golf and her “game of passion”, bridge. She is survived by her sister Helen Duclos, her sons Vern (Alicia), Ken (Patricia), Gordon (Lorrie) and Mervin (Arlene) Piper, grandchildren Leverna and Mark Piper, Dean (Kim) and Gavin (Alena) Piper, Derek and Noel Piper, Tracy (Maurice) Baldwin, Cory (Sofia) Isaacs and great grandchildren Lily and Ava Piper, Peyton Baldwin and Alec and Tindra Isaacs. A Memorial Service was held in Rossland BC on Sept. 30. There will be a Tea on October 13th from noon – 2:00 pm Please call Merv or Gord at 250 758 3611 for address.