Sept. 22, 1926 – June 7, 2011
Verna Passed away peacefully at the age of 84 with her family by her side.
She will be sadly missed by her husband Jack of 60 years, daughter Lynne (Brock), son Doug (Shelley) and her 3 grandchildren Ryan, John & Christina.
Verna was born in Edmonton & moved to Vancouver at the age of 13. She met the love of her life in 1949 and they married in 1951. She lead a happy life and with her husband paricipated in skiing up until the age of 75. They also enjoyed extensive travelling, modern and western dancing & warm exotic winter vacations.
Each of us will remember Verna in our own way but she was known by all for her humor & laughter that followed wherever she went.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Brian Smith, Home Community Care workers, the Doctors & Staff at Caledonian Clinic & NRGH. There are no words to express our gratitude for the kindness & compassionate care Verna received at the Travellers Lodge which gave us great comfort.
A simple recollection of Verna’s life will be held at the family home on June 18, 2011 from 3:00 p.m. onward.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the: Alzheimer Society of BC.
www.alzheimer.ca; Suite 300, 828 West 8th Ave. Vancouver BC V5Z 1E2.